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" Ghizeh and at Sakhara in Egypt ; the triangular pyramid of the Queen of the Scythians, Zarina, which was a stadium high and three in circumference, and which was decorated with a colossal figure ; the fourteen Etruscan pyramids, which are said to have... "
Archaeologia Americana: Transactions and Collections of the American ... - Page 265
by American Antiquarian Society - 1820
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Transactions and Collections of the American Antiquarian Society, Volume 1

American Antiquarian Society - Mammoth Cave (Ky.) - 1820 - 436 pages
...Continent, we see, that, though their form is alike, their destination was altogether dif264 ferent. The group of pyramids 'at Geeza and at Sakhara in...to serve as the sepulchres of the illustrious dead. Nothing is more natural to men^ than to commemorate the spot where rest the ashes of those, whose memory...
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Letters from North America: Written During a Tour in the United States and ...

Adam Hodgson - Canada - 1824
...though their form is alike, their destination is altogether different. The group of pyramids at Ghiza, and at Sakhara, in Egypt ; the triangular pyramid...are said to have been enclosed in the labyrinth of King Porsenna, at Clusium, were reared to serve as the sepulchres of the illustrious dead. Nothing...
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The Modern Traveller: A Description, Geographical, Historical, and ..., Volume 6

Josiah Conder - Voyages and travels - 1830
...and Sakkara in Egypt; the triangular pyramid of the queen of the Scythians, mentioned by Diodorns; the fourteen Etruscan pyramids which are said to have been enclosed in the labyrinth of King Porsenna at Clusium; the tumulus of Alyattes at Lydia (see Modern Traveller, Syria and Asia Minor,...
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The History of Ancient Mexico: From the Foundation of that Empire to Its ...

Thomas Francis Gordon - Indians of Mexico - 1832
...one stadia high, and three in circumference, surmounted by a colossal statue; the fourteen in Etruria said to have been enclosed in the labyrinth of the king Porsenna at Clusium; were sepulchres of the illustrious dead. Those of China and Thibet, have only a few -feet of elevation....
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Ruins of Sacred and Historic Lands

Antiquities - 1850 - 392 pages
...though their form is alike, their destination was altogether different. The group of pyramids at Gizeh and at Sakhara in Egypt ; the triangular pyramid of...to serve as the sepulchres of the illustrious dead. Nothing is more natural to men than to commemorate the spot where rest the ashes of those whose memory...
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Ruins of sacred and historic lands. Babylon, Nineveh &c

Ruins - 1852
...though their form is alike, their destination was altogether different. The group of pyramids at Gizeh and at Sakhara in Egypt ; the triangular pyramid of...enclosed in the labyrinth of the king Porsenna, at CluBium ; were reared to serve as the sepulchres of the illustrious dead. Nothing is more natural to...
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Cyclopedia of Architecture: Historical, Descriptive, Typographical ...

Robert Stuart - Architecture - 1854
...dead. The Egyptian pyramids, the triangular pyramid of the Scythian queen, mentioned by Diodorus ; the fourteen Etruscan pyramids, which are said to have been enclosed in the labyrinth of king Porsenna at Clusium; the tumulus of Alyattes at Lydia; the sepulchres of the Scandinavian king...
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The Lost Solar System of the Ancients Discovered, Volume 1

John Wilson (writer in astronomy.) - Pyramids - 1856
...and Saccarah in Egypt, the triangular pyramid of the queen of the Scythians, mentioned by Diodorus, the fourteen Etruscan pyramids, which are said to have been enclosed in the labyrinth of king Porsenna at Clusium, the tumulus of Alyattes at Lydia, the sepulchres of the Scandinavian king...
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Belgravia, Volume 32

London (England) - 1877
...though their form is alike, their destination was altogether different. The group of pyramids of Ghizeh and at Sakhara in Egypt ; the triangular pyramid of...to serve as the sepulchres of the illustrious dead. Nothing is more natural to men than to commemorate the spot where rest the ashes of those whose memory...
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Belgravia, a London magazine, conducted by M.E. Braddon, Volume 32

Belgravia - 1877 - 2 pages
...though their form is alike, their destination was altogether different. The group of pyramids of Ghizeh and at Sakhara in Egypt ; the triangular pyramid of...to serve as the sepulchres of the illustrious dead. Nothing is more natural to men than to commemorate the spot where rest the ashas of those whose memory...
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