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A Persian king who is a Zoroastrian and his young son, Salmân al-Fârisî, enter a fire temple administered by three priest, and learn that the sacred flame has been waning.

Muhammad, with God's help (symbolized by a colorful angel flying down from heaven) heals Umm Ma'badah's lame son.

Zâl (with a black beard) celebrates the birth of a son.

Barzû's mother tells Rustam of the lineage of her son.

Surkhah, the son of Afrâsiyâb, is executed by Zavâra.

Farîburz, the son of Kay Kâ'ûs, hits Kâlbad.

Rustam mounted on Rakhsh attacks Khabâs, the son of Akvân dîv.

Farâmarz, a son of Rustam, strikes Shîrm.

Farûd shoots Zarasp, the son of Tûs.

The young Siyâvush, son of Kay Kâ'ûs, on his way from Zâbulistân to his father's court with his army is showered with gold and ambergris by the people.

The celebration of the birth of Shîrvî, the son of Khusrau Parvîz and Maryam, the daughter of the Qaysar of Rûm.

Qaydrûsh, the son of Qaydâfah the queen of Andalûs, is lead before the vizier Naitkun disguised as Iskandar - who orders his death.

Rustam, Yazdigird's general, slain by Sa'd, the son of Vaqqâs the Arab.

Dârâb, the son of Bahman and grandson of Isfandiyâr, seated in a domed hexagonal pavilion in a courtyard, his mother Queen Humây on a smaller throne, to the left.

Dârâ, the son of Dârâb, sits on the throne with supports in the form of gold lions.

Qubâd, son of Pîrûz, enthroned at Ctesiphon, delivers an oration to the Iranians.

Bahrâm Chûbînah is killed in Marv by Qulûn at the instigation of Kharrâd son of Barzîn.

Arjâsp's army lead by his son Kuhram chases the retreating Iranian forces.

Caesar Augustus, his wife and son at table, receiving homage and gifts from another king, Cosserosach, and his attendant. Initials, rubrics, linefillers, placemarkers.

Caesar Augustus, his wife and son at table, receiving homage and gifts from another king, Cosserosach, and his attendant. Initials, rubrics, linefillers, placemarkers.

First vision: John writes his text while on the island of Patmos; the Son of Man, with sword in his mouth, amongst the seven candlesticks; angels with the seven churches.

Miniature showing the Empress Irene condemning her son, Constantine, to prison. She sits on a hexagonal raised platform; he is restrained by two figures. Initial, rubric and border design.

Miniature showing 1. Berenice, crowned, standing in chariot whose wheel rests on the corps of Caeneus; 2. Berenice grieving over the corpse of her son. Initial, rubric, border design.

Miniature showing 1. Semiamira as a prostitute; 2. Semiamira in the Senate at the side of her son, the emperor Antonius; 3. Semiamira with three kneeling ladies; Semiamira and Antonius murdered. Initial and border design.

69 CE: Domitian, son of Vespasian, miraculously escapes the carnage in Rome.

70 CE: The rival factions of Simon son of Gioras and John of Giscala forget their mutual hatred and unite in battle against the Romans.

68 CE: The Zealots institute show trials. They accuse an eminent citizen, Zacharias son of Baruch, of treason, but the judges acquit Zacharias.

70 CE: The parties of both John of Giscala and Simon son of Gioras set fire to buildings stocked with provisions, exacerbating the famine that besets Jerusalem.

70 CE: The famine in Jerusalem drives the Jews to abominable acts: a woman named Mary kills her infant son, then roasts the corpse and devours half of it.

40 BCE: Pacorus, son of the King of Parthia, attacks Jerusalem. In a fierce battle, he is repulsed by Hyrcanus II and Phasael.

68 CE: Simon son of Gioras of Gerasa collects an army of marauders to attack the Zealots.

57 BCE: Alexander, son of Aristobulus, fights the combined forces of Gabinius (proconsul of Syria), Mark Anthony, and a Jewish contingent loyal to Antipater II. In the battle, three thousand of Alexander's men are killed and three thousand taken prisoner.

70 CE: Judas, a lieutenant of Simon son of Gioras, plots to surrender Jerusalem; but Simon, discovering the plan, kills the rebels and mutilates their corpses.

68 CE: James (or Jacob), an Idumaean officer, makes a secret pact to surrender to Simon son of Gioras.

68 CE: Simon son of Caathas, chief of the Idumaeans, replies abusively to the priests of Jerusalem and vows to fight with the Zealots against the Romans.

66 CE: Simon, son of Saul, having killed many of his fellow Jews who were battling the Syrians in Scythopolis (Bet She'an), is overcome with guilt; he decides that he should die for the crime of fighting against his compatriots, and his family offer themselves to Simon's sword rather than being slain by the enemy. Here, he kills his aged father; he then kills his wife, his children and himself.

68 CE: Simon son of Gioras sends Eleazar to the garrison at Herodium (7 miles south of Jerusalem) to persuade the Idumaeans to surrender the fortress; Eleazar is killed there.

164 BCE: Antiochus V, son of Antiochus IV, attacks Judea with 50,000 infantry, 5000 horse and 80 elephants. He is met at Bethzacharia by the forces of Judah Maccabee.

10 BCE: Herod is implored not to punish his son, Alexander, who has been denounced as a traitor by Herod's three eunuchs. A woman suppliant is depicted, but, according to Josephus's text, the suppliant is actually Archelaus, king of Cappadocia, whose daughter was married to Alexander.

70 CE: Antiochus Epiphanes, son of the king of Commagene in Syria, joins Rome against the Jews, but most of his young fighters, called "Macedonians," are overpowered.

70 CE: Titus, eldest son of Vespasian, advances into Jerusalem to reconnoiter. Although he is not wearing a helmet or breastplate, he is unharmed as he rides through the war zone.

68 CE: Simon son of Gioras attacks John of Giscala and the Zealots, who are trapped within the Temple.

67 CE: The intriguer John son of Levi (John of Giscala) incites a rebellion in the town of Giscala in the Upper Galilee. After persuading Titus not to attack the town on the Sabbath, John flees at nightfall from Giscala to Jerusalem with some of his followers.

70 CE: Feuding breaks out again in Jerusalem amongst three factions: followers of Eleazar son of Simon (the Zealots); John of Giscala; and Simon son of Gioras.

4 BCE: Herod accuses his son, Antipater, of treason.

68 CE: The Idumaeans decide to overthrow John of Giscala and invite Simon son of Gioras into Jerusalem to oppose him and the Zealots.

[The parable of the prodigal son]

Ibrâhîm [Abraham] sacrifice of his son Ismâ'îl.

The Semitic prophet Banâkur and his son converse with an angel in front of the entrance to the Ka'ba.

The Semitic prophet Banâkur and his son converse with an angel in front of the entrance to the Ka'ba.

Comus le dieu des debauches et gens de joye: Il porte en son nom la signiffication de banqueter, rire, danser, boire, et balader

Entrée de son Altesse à pied

L'Ameriqve françoise, ou son decrites La France nouuelle, la France insulaire, la France equinoctiale et autre païs

Portrait.] Par son tres humble serviteur R. Collin [...]

Representation du théatre ou l'on joue les comédies pour le divertissement du Roy de Tunquin et de son cour

Effendi, homme de loy dans son etude

Armenien qui va à l'eglise pour se marier, accompagné du compère qui porte son sabre

Dame greque dans son apartement

Amant turc qui se perce le bras devant sa maitresse pour preuve de son amour

ARake's Progress, Plate 6 [Gold, thou bright Son of Phoebus...]

ARake's Progress, Plate 6 [Gold, thou bright Son of Phoebus...]

A north view of Fort Johnson drawn on the spot by Mr. Guy Johnson, Sir Wm. Johnson's son.

The habit of Rubens's son. Le fils de Rubens.

Common habit of a young lady in Moscow in 1768. Fille Moscovitte dans son habit simple.

A Kamtchadal in her full dress in 1768. Kamtchadal dans son habit de cêremonie.

Winter habit of a Kamtchadal in 1768. Kamtchadal dans son habit d'hiver.

Summer habit of a Kamtchadal in 1768. Kamtchadal dans son habit d'Ete.

Habit of the dauphin son to Louis XIV King of France. Le dauphin de France fils de Louis XIV.

A Kamtchadal in his full dress in 1768. Kamtchadal dans son habit de cêremonie.

Habit of a Spanish lady with her veil in her hand. Dame Espagnole avec son voile.

RUBENS. S. Roch nourri par son chien

Charles Duc Regnant de Brunswick et de Lunebourg : Dédié à son Altesse Sérénissime Par Son très humble et très Obéissant Serviteur De Marcenay de Ghuy.

Pendleton, Edmund. Virginia. To Messrs. John Norton & Son

Pendleton, Edmund. Virginia. To Messrs. John Norton & Son

Letter to his son John

Letter to his son John

Letter to his son [George]

Huntington, Jedidiah. Camp New York. To his son Jabez

Letter to Richard Neave and Son

Letter to his son [George]

Huntington, Jedidiah. Camp New York. To his son Jabez

Letter to his son John

Letter to his son John

Huntington, Jedidiah. Camp New York. To his son Jabez

Huntington, Jedidiah. Camp New York. To his son Jabez

Letter to Richard Neave and Son

Un des rois de la Floride, consultant son magicien, avant que de marcher à l'ennemi. [8299]

Du feu de son génie il anima la danse... par B. Imbert

a. Le Chateau de Bokkier, vu du côté du Nord; b. Vue du côté l'Orient meridional; c. Plan du Chateau avec son Port.

Vue de ville d'Edfu, avec ses antiquités magnifiques, que les Arabes d'à présent ont converties en colombiers. (a. Entrée principale du Temple d'Apollon, b. Ruines du temple, c. Petits canaux, d. Dessein particulier du temple et de son portail.)

Du feu de son génie il anima la danse

Réponse à toutes les adhésions de M. Flamarens, (ci-devant évêque de Périgueux): savoir, à son adhésion à l'Exposition des principes; à l'Instruction pastorale de M. de Boulogne, & à l'Instruction de M. de Langres

Réponse à toutes les adhésions de M. Flamarens, (ci-devant évêque de Périgueux): savoir, à son adhésion à l'Exposition des principes; à l'Instruction pastorale de M. de Boulogne, & à l'Instruction de M. de Langres

Réponse à toutes les adhésions de M. Flamarens, (ci-devant évêque de Périgueux): savoir, à son adhésion à l'Exposition des principes; à l'Instruction pastorale de M. de Boulogne, & à l'Instruction de M. de Langres

Réponse à toutes les adhésions de M. Flamarens, (ci-devant évêque de Périgueux): savoir, à son adhésion à l'Exposition des principes; à l'Instruction pastorale de M. de Boulogne, & à l'Instruction de M. de Langres

Réponse à toutes les adhésions de M. Flamarens, (ci-devant évêque de Périgueux): savoir, à son adhésion à l'Exposition des principes; à l'Instruction pastorale de M. de Boulogne, & à l'Instruction de M. de Langres

The prodigal son in misery.

Réponse à toutes les adhésions de M. Flamarens, (ci-devant évêque de Périgueux): savoir, à son adhésion à l'Exposition des principes; à l'Instruction pastorale de M. de Boulogne, & à l'Instruction de M. de Langres

Discours prononcé par M. l'Evêque de Viviers, avant de prêter son serment civique, le dimanche 6 février 1791

Discours prononcé par M. l'Evêque de Viviers, avant de prêter son serment civique, le dimanche 6 février 1791