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" I was not surprised that the Arabs had been amazed and terrified at this apparition. It required no stretch of imagination to conjure up the most strange fancies. This gigantic head, blanched with age, thus rising from the bowels of the earth, might well... "
Hogg's Instructor - Página 61
1849
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Beacon Lights of History: The new era. A supplementary volume by recent writers

John Lord - 1902
...apparition. It required no stretch of imagination to conjure up the most strange fancies. This gigantic head, blanched with age, thus rising from the bowels of...mortals, slowly ascending from the regions below. 'This is not the work of men's hands,' exclaimed Sheikh Abdurrahman, who had galloped to the mound...
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Explorations in Bible Lands During the 19th Century

Hermann Vollrat Hilprecht - 1903 - 809 páginas
...twelve feet away in the rubbish, both forming the southern entrance into a chamber. Unfortunately " one of the workmen, on catching the first glimpse...off towards Mosul as fast as his legs could carry him. . . . He had scarcely checked his speed before reaching the bridge. Entering breathless into the...
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The Babylonian Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania: Series D ...

Hermann Vollrat Hilprecht - 1904
...twelve feet away in the rubbish, both forming the southern entrance into a chamber. Unfortunately " one of the workmen, on catching the first glimpse...off towards Mosul as fast as his legs could carry him. . . . He had scarcely checked his speed before reaching the bridge. Entering breathless into the...
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Methodist Review, Volumen31

1849
...apparition. It required no stretch of imagination to conjure up the most strange fancies. This gigantic head, blanched with age, thus rising from the bowels of...monster, had thrown down his basket and run off towards AIosul as fast as his legs could carry him." " I now ordered a trench to be dug due south from the...
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The Life of the Ancient East: Being Some Chapters of the Romance of Modern ...

James Baikie - 1923 - 463 páginas
...apparition. It required no stretch of imagination to conjure up the most strange fancies. This gigantic head, blanched with age, thus rising from the bowels of...mortals, slowly ascending from the regions below." Always a master of the art of picturesque narrative, Layard is nowhere more vivacious than in his description...
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The Conquest of Assyria: Excavations in an Antique Land, 1840-1860

Mogens Trolle Larsen - 1996 - 390 páginas
...apparition. It required no stretch of imagination to conjure up the most strange fancies. This gigantic head, blanched with age, thus rising from the bowels of...to mortals slowly ascending from the regions below. While Layard started removing dirt from the head Abd-ur-rahman arrived with half his tribe. 'There...
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The North American Review, Volumen69

1849
...apparition. It required no stretch of imagination to conjure up the most strange fancies. This gigantic head, blanched with age, thus rising from the bowels of...mortals, slowly ascending from the regions below." Mr. Layard immediately suspected that this figure was one of a pair placed as ornaments, or guards,...
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The North American Review, Volumen69

1849
...apparition. It required no stretch of imagination to conjure up the most strange fancies. This gigantic head, blanched with age, thus rising from the bowels of...mortals, slowly ascending from the regions below." Mr. Layard immediately suspected that this figure was one of a pair placed as ornaments, or guards,...
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