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ANCIENT CITIES;

WITH

GENERAL AND PARTICULAR ACCOUNTS

OF

THEIR RISE, FALL, AND PRESENT CONDITION.

BY CHARLES BUCKE.

“ Fallen, fallen, a silent heap : their heroes all
Sunk in their urns : Behold the pride of pomp,
The throne of nations fallen; obscured in dust,
Even yet majestical. The solemn scene
Elates the soul !"

DYER.

IN TWO VOLUMES.

VOL. I.

NEW-YORK:

HARPER & BROTHERS, 82 CLIFF-STREET.

1841.

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