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" We pass along the avenue lying between two central columns of the portico, and through a corridor leading from it, and formed by three Ionic columns on each hand, and are brought in front of five doors of bronze ; the central one, which is the loftiest... "
Greece: Pictorial, Descriptive, and Historical - Page 201
by Christopher Wordsworth - 1859 - 452 pages
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A Classical Dictionary: Containing an Account of the Principal ..., Volume 2

Charles Anthon - Classical dictionaries - 1841 - 664 pages
...ivy-leaf. We pass along the avenue lying between the two central columns of the portico, and through л corridor leading from it, and formed by three Ionic...loftiest and broadest, being immediately before us. This structure which we are describing is the Propyltea, or vestibule of the Athenian citadel. It is...
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Greece: Pictorial, Descriptive, and Historical

Christopher Wordsworth - Greece - 1844 - 502 pages
...ante of the wings are fringed with an azure embroidery of ivy leaf. We pass along the avenue lying between the two central columns of the portico, and...before us. The structure which we are describing is the PROPYL.HA, or Vestibule of the Athenian citadel. It is built of Pentelic marble. In the year B. c....
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Grecian and Roman Mythology

Mary Ann Dwight - Mythology, Classical - 1849 - 516 pages
...the wings are fringed with an azure embroidery of ivy leaf. We pass along the avenue lying between two central columns of the portico, and through a...before us. The structure which we are describing is the Propylasa or Vestibule of the Athenian citadel. It is built of Pentelic marble. In the year BC 437...
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Great Cities of the World: In Their Glory and in Their Desolation, Embracing ...

John Frost - Africa - 1852 - 560 pages
...antse of the wings are fringed with an azure embroidery of ivy leaf. " We pass along the avenue lying between the two central columns of the portico, and...are brought in front of five doors of bronze ; the centre one, which is the loftiest and broadest, being immediately before us. '1 This structure which...
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The Great Cities of the Ancient World, in Their Glory and Their Desolation ...

Theodore Alois Buckley - Cities and towns, Ancient - 1852 - 442 pages
...antai of the wings are fringed with an azure embroidery of ivy leaf. " We pass along the avenue lying between the two central columns of the portico, and...are brought in front of five doors of bronze; the centre one, which is the loftiest and broadest, being immediately before us. " This structure which...
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Grecian and Roman Mythology

Mary Ann Dwight - Mythology, Classical - 1855 - 472 pages
...the wings arc fringed with an azure embroidery of ivy leaf. We pass along the avenue lying between two central columns of the portico, and through a...columns on each hand. and are brought in front of fivo doors of bronze ; the central one, which is the loftiest and broadest, being immediately before...
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Notes and extracts in illustration of A slight sketch of universal history

Richard Simpson (of Lower Clapton.) - 1875 - 768 pages
...antse of the wings are fringed with an azure embroidery of ivy leaf. We pass along the avenue lying between the two central columns of the portico, and...us. The structure which we are describing, is the Propylsea, or vestibule of the Athenian citadel. It is built of Pentelic marble. In the year BC 437...
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Grecian and Roman Mythology

Mary Ann Dwight - Mythology, Classical - 1882 - 600 pages
...the wings are fringed with an azure embroidery of ivy leaf. We pass along the avenue lying between two central columns of the portico, and through a...central one, which is the loftiest and broadest, being im mediately before us. The structure which we are describing is the Propylasa or Vestibule of the...
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