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1 Frontispiece . . :

JEREMIAH. 2 Initial Letter 3 Jeremiah. From the Frescoes, by M.

Angelo in the Sistine Chapel . 4 Noph: Metrahenny . 5 Mode of painting the eyes and brows,

and tattooing the face, hands, &c.

in Modern Egypt. . 6 “Sweet Cane” (Calamus aromaticus). 7 Egyptian Bellows. From Rosellini . 8 Forms of Egyptian Cakes . 9 Crane (Grus cinerea). 10 A Persian Dignitary attended by Run

ning Footmen . 11 Laying out and Mourning over the

Dead. From Camparini's Etruscan

Tombs . 12 Cup of Consolation. From Camparini's

Etruscan Tombs . 13 Oriental Barber 14 “ Heath” (Tamarix articulata) 15 Oriental Partridges . 16 Potter's Wheel of Modern Egypt 17–19 Sacrifices from Camparini's Etrus

can Tombs
20 Whirlwind .
21 Strainer and Ladle for Wine ..
22 "No"-Thebes; from Medinet Abou
23 Rocky Valley in the vicinity of Petra
24 Ruins of a Temple at Petra , .
25 Babylon.-Birs Nemroud, with the Eu-

phrates in the distance, overflowing
its banks. From a Drawing made

on the spot by J. B. Fraser, Esq. . 50 26 Babylon.-The Mujelibe, with an en

campment of passing Arabs in the
foreground. From a Drawing made
on the spot by J. B. Fraser, Esq. . 51

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35 “ Chambers of Imagery.” Interior of

the Portico of the Great Temple of

Denderah. 36 Persian Instruments of Writing 37 Modern Egyptian Writing Case and In

struments . . . 38 Fine Lime-grinding Mill at Cairo . 39 Modern Egyptian Plasterers at Work.

Showing sume of the Tempering

Operations used in its application -10 “Broidered Work.” Specimen of An

cient Egyptian Embroidery 41 Modern Egyptian Embroiderers . 42-45 Nets and Snares of the Ancient

Egyptians . 46 Chase of the Lion. From “ Antiquités

d'Herculanrım' . 47 Lioness and Whelps. 19 Group of Egyptian Sceptres. 49 Battering-Rain. From the Column of

Trajan . 50 Ditto. From the Arch of Severus 51 Suspended Battering-Ram. From

Grose's · Military Antiquities' 52 Egyptian Culinary Vessels . 53 Ruins on the Coast of Tyre. Ca 51 Pinus Orientalis 55 Pinus Laricio . 56 Pinus Halepensis 57 Ebony (Diospyros Ebenum) 58 Assouan (Syene) 59 Plain anıl Obelisk of Heliopolis 60 Mountain of Sepulchres at Nakshi

| Rostam , 61 Interior of the Tomb of the Kings at

Jerusalem 62 Group of Scythian Barrows. From

Pallas . . . 63 Sepulchral Monuments near Sidon . 64 Stick-Book of the Ancient Britons . 65 Runic Clog-Almanac. From Dr. Ploit's

“History of Staffordshire'. 66 Saxon Reive-Pole . 67 Exchequer Tally . 68 Egyptian Arches at Thebes 69 Etruscan Sacrificial Hook . 70 Etruscan Sacrificial Knife 71 Worship of Isis. From · Antiquités

d'Herculanum.' . 72 Dead Sea. Furbin

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LAMENTATIONS. 27 Initial Letter · 28 Jeremiah among the Ruins of Jerusalem. Bendemann

EZEKIEL. 29 Vision of Ezekiel. Raffaelle . . 39 Initial Letter, 31 Ezekiel. From the Frescoes in the Sis

tine Chapel by M. Angelo .

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| 105 Jonah. From the Frescoes hy M. An.

gelo in the Sistine Chapel. 106 Jonah's Gourd (Ricinus communis).

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MICAH. 107 Initial Letter 108 Verandahs of a Modern Oriental House 109 Monastery of St. Catherine, Mount Si

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CHAP 76 Modern Egyptian Flute (Nay) 77 Double Flutes (Greek) 78 Double Flutes (Roman) 79 Bugpipe : 80 Beishazzar's Vision. West 81 Ancient Egyptian Death Judgment.

From a Drawing on one of the Se

pulchral Papyrus Rolls . . 82 Ancient Egyptian Scales : 83 Scales. From an Egyptian Painting

engraved in Rosellini , 84 Daniel in the Lions' Den. Rubens : 6 85-87 Punishment by Lions. From Keppel,

Mignan, and Porters
88 Hearl of Alexander. From a Medal in

the Bodleian Library, Oxford, en-
graved in Vincent's Voyage of
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HOSEA. 89 Initial Letter 90 Modern Oriental Baker 91 Modern Oriental Pastrycook . . 7 92 Stone Pine .

14 93 Cone of the Stone Pine

JOEL. 91 Initial Letter 95 Date Palm (Phænix dactylifera)

• 1 96 Doum Palm (Circifera Thebaica) 97 Joel. From the Frescoes by M. Angelo

in the Sistine Chapel 98 Valley of Jehoshaphat and Brook Kidron, with the Ancient Tombs. Casa

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NAHUM. 111 Initial Letter

HABAKKUK. 112 Initial Letter 113 Fishing with Nets. From a Painting

in an Egyptian Tomb 114 Angling. From Ditto 115 Prayer of Habakkuk. From a Painting

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CHIAP 1 145 Denarius of Tiberius

146 Black Fig-Tree

147 Sicilian Women grinding in a Mill . 21 | 148 Jernsalem. with the Mount of Olives.

From Lighi's Travely? . .
| 149 Marriage Procession of a Hindoo

Bridegroom
150 Marriage Procession of a Bride in

Lebanon
151 « Alabaster Boxes ” - Roman Acerra.
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152 Christ Crucified. Guido . . 22

153 Roman Judgment-Seat. From an 29

unique example at Wilton-house . 27 34

154 Rama (Arimathæa). Forbin . 27 43

MARK. 155 Initial Letter 47 156 Peter, James, and John, Cararaggio 1 50 | 157 Christ curing the Blind. L. Caracci . 8

CHAP. 129 Frontispiece . .

. . MATTHEW, 130 Initial Letter. 131 The Nativity. Reynolds . 132 Murder of the Innocents. Guido 133 Bethlehem , 134 Baptism of Christ. N. Poussin 135 The River Jordan, Forbin . 136 Amaryllis lutea . 137 Christ in the Storm. Rembrandt 138 Roman Centurion . 139 Christ Healing the Sick. West 140 Darnel (Lolium temulentum) 141 The Transfiguration. Overbeck

17 142 Grecian Didrachma . 143 Christ and the little Children. Over.

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158 Jericho. Forbin.

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159 Christ and the Tribute. Rubens

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160 Roman As . . .

161 Roman Quadrans .

162 Last Supper. Leonardo da Vinci

163 Modern Jewish Passover. Picart

16+ Women at the Crucifixion. West

165 Holy Sepulchre .

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LUKE.

166 Initial Letter

167 Elisabeth and Mary. Andrea del Sarto

169 The Annunciation. Carlo Maralti . I

169 Christ with the Doctors. Leonardo da

Vinci

170 Caravanserai

171 Nazareth. Meyer ..

172 Miraculous Draught of Fishes. Raf-

faelle's Cartoon .

173 Lake of Genesaret. with the Town of

Tiberias, looking towards the country

of the Gadarenes. Clarke .

174 Deliverance of Jonah. West

175 Prodigal Son. Salvator Rosa

176 Mustard (Si apis Orientalis)

177 Peter denying Christ Poussin

178 The Resurrection. Raffaelle .

179 Disciples at Emmaus. Guercino

JOHN.

180 Initial Letter

181 John the Baptist. Guide

182 Christ and the Woman of Samaria.

A. Caracci

183 Pool of Bethesda

184 The Woman taken in Adultery. R

bens

185 Pool of Siloam. Forbin

186 The Good Shepherd. Gaspar Poussin

187 Raising of Lazarus. Prombo .

188 Bethany. Meyer .

189 The Mode of Enfolding the Dead in

Grave-clothes

190 Mary anointing the Feet of Jesus. Se

bustian Ricci

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191 Modes of lying at Meat Poussin 13

192 Flainbeaux, from Roman Gems ; en.

graved in Stosch aud Montfaucon

193 Roinan Lantern, from the Column of

Trajan ; Roman Flambeaux, selected

from various Sculptures :

194 Persian Lantern ; from Morier's 'S

cond Journey' .

195 Persian Turch and Lantern; from

Malcolm's • History of Persia'

196 Persian Torch; from ditto ..

197 Arabian Torch ; from Monro's Sum-

mer Ramble in Syria' .

1199 Ecce Homo. Coreggio . .

199 Via Dolorosa, Jerusalem .

200 Interior of the Holy Sepulchre. Meyer

201 Iterior of a Rock Sepulchre ..

202 Christ appeariug to Mary Magda-

lene. Poursin ,

203 Incredulity of Thomas. Vanderwerff. 21

204 Charge to Peter: "Feed my Sheep."

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