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" Yet the labyrinth surpasses even the pyramids. For it has twelve courts enclosed with walls, with doors opposite each other, six facing the north, and six the south, contiguous to one another ; and the same exterior wall encloses them. "
The Nile: Notes for Travellers in Egypt - Page 330
by Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge - 1902 - 674 pages
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The Calcutta Review, Volume 26

1856
...labyrinth. Herodotus describes it as a huge building consisting of twelve courts enclosed with walls, with doors opposite each other, six facing the north, and six the south. The same exterior wall enclosed them all. It contained three thousand rooms, fifteen hundred on the...
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Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr, with a ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1868 - 613 pages
...Yet the labyrinth surpasses even the pyramids ; for it has twelve courts inclosed with walls, with doors opposite each other, six facing the north and...contiguous to one another, and the same exterior wall incloses them. It contains two kinds of rooms, some under ground and some above ground over them, to...
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Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr, with a ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1892 - 613 pages
...facing the north and six the south, contiguous to one another, and the same exterior wall incloses them. It contains two kinds of rooms, some under ground...saw, and relate from personal inspection ; but the under ground rooms I only know from report ; for the Egyptians who have charge of the building would...
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Ancient Egypt, the Light of the World: A Work of Reclamation and ..., Volume 1

Gerald Massey - 1907
...Moeris." This labyrinth " surpasses even the pyramid." It has twelve courts enclosed with walls, with doors opposite each other, six facing the north and six the south," which points to a building that represented the heaven of the twelve kings and twelve zodiacal signs...
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The Queens of Egypt

Janet R. Buttles - 1908 - 250 pages
...even the "pyramids, for it has twelve courts enclosed with walls "with doors opposite each other . . . It contains two " kinds of rooms, some under ground and some above 1 LEPSIUS, Aurwahl, pi. 5, col. 7, I, 2; M.'s DC, 527. ' P.'s HE, vol. I, 1 88. "ground over them,...
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Queer Things about Egypt

Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen - 1911 - 428 pages
...structures. Yet the labyrinth surpasses even the Pyramids. For it has twelve courts enclosed with walls, with doors opposite each other, six facing the north, and...encloses them. It contains two kinds of rooms, some underground and some above-ground over them, to the number of 3,000, 1,500 of each. The rooms above-ground...
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Wonders of the World as Seen and Described by Great Writers

Esther Singleton - 1912 - 359 pages
...structures. Yet the labyrinth surpasses even the pyramids. For it has twelve courts enclosed with walls, with doors opposite each other, six facing the north, and...encloses them. It contains two kinds of rooms, some underground and some above ground over them to the number of three thousand, fifteen hundred of each....
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Budge's Egypt: A Classic 19th-century Travel Guide

E. A. Wallis Budge - 2001 - 311 pages
...pyramids. For it has twelve cou-s enclosed with walls, with doors opposite each other, six facing the no-h, and six the south, contiguous to one another ; and...through, and saw, and relate from personal inspection. Beni Suef, 73 miles from Cairo, is the capital of the province bearing the same name, and is governed...
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Ancient Egypt: The Light of the World

Gerald Massey - 2007 - 680 pages
...Moeris". This labyrinth "surpasses even the pyramid". It has twelve courts enclosed with walls, with doors opposite each other, six facing the north and six the south, "which points to a building that represented the heaven of the twelve kings and twelve zodiacal signs,...
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