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WITH AN ACCOUNT OF A VISIT TO THE CHALDEAN
THE ANCIENT ASSYRIANS.
"She saw men pourtrayed upon the wall, the images of the Chaldeans pourtrayed with
* Girded with girdles opon their loips, exceeding in dyed attire upon their heads,
EZEKIEL, xxiii. 14, 15.
System of Irrigation adopted by the ancient Assyrians—Want of Rain-Fears for
the Crops, Preparations for the removal of a winged Bull and winged Lion-
The University of lowa
The Arts amongst the Assyrians—Their Origin-Connection between Assyrian and
Greek Art—The Assyrian Origin of Persian Art-Its Passage into Asia Minor