Sithron, the Star-stricken by Richard H. HorneSithron, the Star-stricken by Richard H. Horne

Sithron, the Star-stricken

byRichard H. Horne

Paperback | February 2, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1883. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER XXVIII. i David ordereth the rich spoil to be brought forth. 2 And he commandeth the tortures to be prepared. 3 Sithron climbeth to the top of the ruined tower, and witnesseth the tortures. 4 David taketh the crown from King Hanuris head. 5 Heshlag is also brought forth, and stripped. 6 Sithron descendeth from the tower, to meet death. VTow when the morning was come, David ordered seven trumpets to be sounded, as a signal that all the. great spoils of war should be brought forth. 2 So the soldiers, attended by many slaves, and many of the people of the city, brought forth costly things from the palace of the King of Rabbah, and great golden Idols, and vessels of silver set thick with precious stone?, from the temples of Baal, and rich robes and jewels and armour, from the palaces and great houses of all the princes and priests, and captains, and merchants; 3 And all these things were laid in shining heaps before the King of Israel, so that he should take what seemed best for himself, and apportion the rest for Joab, and the other great captains, and the priests from Jerusalem and from Hebron who were with him; 4 And all that remained, together with all that was contained in the houses of the people, was to be taken by the soldiers and divided among themselves before the city was made a heap of ruins and foul smoke. 5 Of the young women and girls, the division of that part of the spoil had been made already, but all the rest of the women had been put to the sword, except those who having infants at the breast, had hidden themselves. 6 The seven trumpets were again sounded, and the brick-kilns were lighted, and the saws of iron, and the axes of iron, and the harrows with iron teeth, which David had commanded to be prepared, were placed as he directe...
Title:Sithron, the Star-strickenFormat:PaperbackDimensions:26 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.05 inPublished:February 2, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217791611

ISBN - 13:9780217791618