Results 1-5 of 6
The Greeks entertained similar ideas ; and it was an opinion among them,
sanctioned by many of their poets and philosophers (of whom we may instance
Homer, Plato, and Strabo), that the inhabitants of the earth resided on the tops of
The question," said Fontenelle, " is reducible to this point, viz., whether trees do
or do not grow in our times as luxuriantly as in the times of the Greeks and
Romans. The surest way to determine this point is to consult natural philosophy.
The Chaldeans worshipped him under the name of Baal ; the Egyptians, under
that of Osiris ; the Syrians, of Adonis ; the Greeks and Romans, of Apollo. The
Massagetae, the Scythians, and the Romans sacrificed white horses to him ; the ...
Of this the ancient and the modern Greeks afford a striking exemplification. Both
lived on the same soil and in the same climate, and yet how immense the
difference between them.* CHARACTERS AND HABITS OF ANIMALS. It is
curious to ...
... while the angels are represented as wearing crowns and wreaths of amaranth.
The yew-tree has been considered an emblem of mourning from the earliest
times. The more ancient Greeks planted round their tombs such trees only as
What people are saying - Write a review
After readig this book I asked myself the following:
How to Lose Weight Fast ?
How to Lose Weight the Healthy Way?
Lose 35 lbs in 4 weeks ! I found Cathy successful story on this blog
She inspired me with a real example!
Some excerpts from her diary:
- natural body building gallery
- care fitness personal abdominal and exercise equipment
- exercise abdominal for free methods women
- aerobic exercise physiology
- applied nutrition and diet therapy for nurses