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. Pompeii; its history, buildings and antiquities : an account of the destruction of the city, with a full description of the remains, and of the recent excavations and also an itinerary for visitors . Male Centaur and Bacchante. 135. Marble bas-relief found in Pompeii, representing a warrior, and a black slavedriving his biga. CHAPTEK V. THE REMAINING TEMPLES OF POMPEII. The present chapter will be devoted to the description of theremaining temples and some other public buildings in variousquarters of the city. At the corner of the main street leading to the Forum andthat called the Street of

. Pompeii; its history, buildings and antiquities : an account of the destruction of the city, with a full description of the remains, and of the recent excavations and also an itinerary for visitors . Male Centaur and Bacchante. 135. Marble bas-relief found in Pompeii, representing a warrior, and a black slavedriving his biga. CHAPTEK V. THE REMAINING TEMPLES OF POMPEII. The present chapter will be devoted to the description of theremaining temples and some other public buildings in variousquarters of the city. At the corner of the main street leading to the Forum andthat called the Street of Stock Photo
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. Pompeii; its history, buildings and antiquities : an account of the destruction of the city, with a full description of the remains, and of the recent excavations and also an itinerary for visitors . Male Centaur and Bacchante. 135. Marble bas-relief found in Pompeii, representing a warrior, and a black slavedriving his biga. CHAPTEK V. THE REMAINING TEMPLES OF POMPEII. The present chapter will be devoted to the description of theremaining temples and some other public buildings in variousquarters of the city. At the corner of the main street leading to the Forum andthat called the Street of Fortune is a small Corinthian temple, dedicated to Fortune by a private person, one M. Tullius. Ithas been cased with marble both within and without, and isaccessible by two flights, of steps. The lower flight, brokenin the middle by a podium or low wall, consists of three, theupper flight of eight steps. There is an altar placed upon thepodium, which was protected from wanton intrusion by aniron railing running along the side-margins and in front ofthe steps. Holes for the reception of the uprights stillremain, together with pieces of iron. The portico has fourcolumns in front and two at the sides, and the external wallsof th

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