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- A tableau in which persons take part; also, specif., such a tableau as imitating a work of art.
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Constantinople with a north, wind.] 44 The perpetual decay and weakness of the Turkish navy may be observed in Ricaut, (State of the Ottoman Empire, p. 372 — 378,) Thevenot, (Voyages, P.i. p. 229 — 242, and Tott, (Memoires, tom. iii;) the last of whom is always solicitous to amuse and amaze his reader] 45 I must confess that I have before my eyes the living picture which Thucydides (l.vii. c.
Read and feel the xxiid book of the Iliad, a living picture of manners, passions, and the whole form and spirit of the chariot race West’s Dissertation on the Olympic Games (sect.xii. — xvii.) affords much curious and authentic information.] 42 The four colors, albati, russati, prasini, veneti, represent the four seasons, according to