The Story of the Pharaohs

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A. and C. Black, 1908 - 379 pages

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Page 302 - Now on whom dost thou trust, that thou rebellest against me ? Now, behold, thou trustest upon the staff of this bruised reed, even upon Egypt, on which if a man lean, it will go into his hand, and pierce it: so is Pharaoh king of Egypt unto all that trust on him.
Page 316 - And the king of Egypt came not again any more out of his land : for the king of Babylon had taken from the river of Egypt unto the river Euphrates all that pertained to the king of Egypt.
Page 316 - Who is this that cometh up as a flood, whose waters are moved as the rivers ? Egypt riseth up like a flood, and his waters are moved like the rivers ; and he saith, I will go up, and will cover the earth ; I will destroy the city, and the inhabitants thereof.
Page 306 - Yet was she carried away, she went into captivity; her young children also were dashed in pieces at the top of all the streets; and they cast lots for her honourable men, and all her great men were bound in chains.
Page 301 - And they shall be afraid and ashamed of Ethiopia their expectation, and of Egypt their glory.
Page 315 - THE word of the Lord which came to Jeremiah the prophet against the Gentiles; against Egypt, against the army of Pharaoh-necho king of Egypt, which was by the river Euphrates in Carchemish, which Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon smote in the fourth year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah king of Judah.
Page 315 - Harness the horses ; and get up, ye horsemen, and stand forth with your helmets ; furbish the spears, and put on the brigandines.
Page 190 - There remains not one prince to my lord, the king, every one is ruined. . . . Let the king take care of his land and ... let him send troops. . . . For if no troops come in this year, the whole territory of my lord the king will perish.
Page 316 - Declare ye in Egypt, and publish in Migdol, and publish in Noph and in Tahpanhes : say ye, Stand fast, and prepare thee ; for the sword shall devour round about thee.
Page 91 - I have restored that which was ruins, I have raised up that which was unfinished since the Asiatics were in the midst of Avaris of the northland. and the barbarians were in the midst of them, overthrowing that which was made, while they ruled in ignorance of Re.

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