Friezes from Tadmor and Persepolis - From Balbec, and the stilly, clear abyss
Voltaire, in speaking of Persepolis, says, "Je connois bien l'admiration qu'inspirent ces ruines - mais un palais erigé au pied d'une chaine des rochers sterils - peut il être un chef d'œvure des arts
So well-girded Polycaste, the youngest daughter of Nestor, Neleus' son, was joined in love with Telemachus through golden Aphrodite and bare Persepolis
The spectator is apt to imagine that nature had formerly suffered some violent convulsion; and that these are the dismembered remains of the dreadful shock; the ruins, not of Persepolis
or Palmyra, but of the world!
Returning to the game against Persepolis
, Al Wasl actually aced the contest but didn't have the goals nor the result to show for it.
Dubai: Al Wasl coach Rodolfo Arruabarrena said injuries would force him to continue fielding youth in his side's must-win fourth Asian Champions League (ACL) group game at home to Iran's Persepolis
had a private owner before the 1979 Islamic Revolution, but the club was put under the control of the Physical Education Organization (now renamed the Sports and Youth Ministry) after the revolution.
Al Hilal have had 17 days to rest and prepare for this fixture, whereas Persepolis
travelled to Esteghlal Khuzestan in the Persian Pro League just five days ago, which has to further boost the Saudis' chances of another win.
team manager Mahmoud Khordbin confirmed that the club captain has passed away after a heart attack when he was asleep.
uk Tour firm Explore is also encouraging travellers to visit Iran to discover its Islamic architecture, the ruins of Persepolis
and diverse scenery, including 18,400ft Mount Damavand, the highest peak in the Middle East.
The website does the job of making a good first impression, so the social media connections helps those potential clients stay in touch with Persepolis
Rugs on many more fronts.
He remarks that these show very little in common with the administrative Elamite texts found at Persepolis
, indicating not only continuity but change over the centuries.