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" The length of the diameter of the hollow sphere is given thus by Hesiod. It would take, he says, nine days for an anvil to fall from heaven to earth; and an equal space of time would be occupied by its fall from earth to Tartarus. "
System of Universal Geography: Founded on the Works of Malte-Brun and Balbi ... - Page 2
by James Laurie - 1842 - 1063 pages
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The Mythology of Ancient Greece and Italy

Thomas Keightley - 1838 - 564 pages
...Tartaros. The length of the diameter of the hollow sphere is given thus by Hesiodf. It would take, he says, nine days for an anvil to fall from Heaven to Earth ; and an equal space of time would be occupied by its fall from Earth to the bottom of Tartaros. The luminaries which...
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System of universal geography, founded on the works of Malte-Brun and Balbi

System - 1842
...have been considered a hollow globe, divided into two equal portions by the flat disk of the earth ; and how very limited was this fancied universe we...and stars. The lower part of the globe was Tartarus, lilted with eternal darkness, and having its still air unmoved by any wind. From such beginnings as...
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The Paradise Lost

John Milton - 1850 - 542 pages
...Tartanu. The length of the diameter of the hollow sphere, is thus given by Hesiod. It would take, he says, nine days for an anvil to fall from Heaven to Earth; and an equal space of time would be occupied by its fall from Earth to the bottom of Tartarus. The luminaries which...
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Northern Pacific Railroad Company: Pamphlet Vol.], Volume 1

1866
...have been considered a hollow globe, d^ded into two equal portions by the flat disk of the earth ; and how very limited was this fancied universe we...number to fall from earth to the bottom of Tartarus! The upper part of this globe was Heaven, the abode of the everlasting gods, and the interior of this...
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The Bible Hell: The Words Rendered Hell in the Bible, Sheol, Hadees ...

John Wesley Hanson - 1878 - 69 pages
...Tartarus. The length of the diameter of the hollow sphere is given thus by Hesiod. It would take, he says, nine days for an anvil to fall from Heaven to Earth ; and an equal space of time would be occupied by its fall from Earth to the bottom of Tartarus. The luminaries which...
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Error's Chains: How Forged and Broken. A Complete, Graphic, and Comparative ...

Frank Stockton Dobbins, Samuel Wells Williams, Isaac Hollister Hall - 1883 - 753 pages
...Tartarus. The length of the diameter of the hollow sphere is given thus by Hesiod. It would take, he says, nine days for an anvil to fall from heaven to earth; and an equal space of time would be occupied by its fall from earth to Tartarus. The luminaries which gave light...
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Error's Chains: How Forged and Broken. A Complete, Graphic, and Comparative ...

Frank Stockton Dobbins, Samuel Wells Williams, Isaac Hollister Hall - 1883 - 753 pages
...Tartarus. The length of the diameter of the hollow sphere is given thus by Hesiod. It would take, he says, nine days for an anvil to fall from heaven to earth; and an equal space of time would be occupied by its fall from earth to Tartarus. The luminaries which gave light...
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