By Clara E. Clement,Murat Ukray,A. A. Milne
We don't know how lengthy the earth has existed, and in learning the main precedent days of which we have now any exact wisdom, we come across proof which turn out that males should have lived and died lengthy ahead of the dates of which we will converse precisely. The earliest international locations of whose structure we will be able to provide an account are referred to as heathen countries, and their artwork is named old or Heathen artwork, and this comes all the way down to the time while the Roman Emperor Constantine used to be switched over to Christianity, and adjusted the Roman Capitol from Rome to Constantinople within the 12 months of our Lord 328.
The constructions and the ruins which nonetheless stay from those precedent days are in Egypt, Assyria, Persia, Judea, Asia Minor, Greece, Etruria, and Rome. lots of those were excavated or exposed, as, through the a long time that experience handed when you consider that their erection, that they had been buried clear of sight through the buildup of earth approximately them. those excavations are continually occurring in numerous international locations, and males are ever striving to benefit extra in regards to the wonders of old days; and we may possibly desire that during the longer term as marvellous issues should be printed to us as were proven within the past.
As we think about the structure of Egypt, the good Pyramid first draws recognition as a result of its antiquity and its value. This used to be equipped through Cheops, who's also referred to as Suphis, approximately 3000 years ahead of Christ. At that far away day the Egyptians appear to have been a state of pyramid-builders, for even now, in the end the years that experience rolled among them and us, we all know of greater than sixty of those mysterious monuments that have been opened and explored.
Of some of these the 3 pyramids at Ghizeh (Fig. 1) are top identified, and that of Cheops is the main outstanding between them. these of you who've studied the background of the wars of Napoleon I. will do not forget that it used to be close to this spot that he fought the so-called conflict of the Pyramids, and that during addressing his squaddies he reminded them that the following the a long time appeared down upon them, therefore concerning the numerous years within which this nice pyramid had stood at the border of the wasteland, as though gazing the flight of Time and lightly ready to determine what may occur at the ultimate day of all earthly things.
There were a lot hypothesis and plenty of critiques as to the use for which those pyramids have been made, however the such a lot basic trust is they have been meant for the tombs of the robust kings who reigned in Egypt and brought on them to be built.
The pyramid of Cheops used to be 400 and 80 ft and 9 inches excessive, and its base was once seven-hundred and sixty-four toes sq.. it's so obscure
CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
AUTHOR OF "HANDBOOK OF mythical AND MYTHOLOGICAL ART," "PAINTERS, SCULPTORS, ENGRAVERS, ARCHITECTS AND THEIR WORKS," "ARTISTS OF THE 19th CENTURY," E
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