A hieroglyph," said the Rhetor, "is an emblem of something not cognizable by the senses but which possesses qualities resembling those of the symbol."
They stood in front of an airy, light tent resembling a silk sheet suspended in midair over a table.
It is a black crystalline powder, resembling graphite in appearance.
The man A'Ran fought was more than a foot taller, with light skin and black hair resembling one of the observers.
In North America, especially in the Wisconsin region, there are numerous mounds made in shapes resembling the figures of animals, birds or even human forms. These have not been often found to be sepulchral, but they are associated with sepulchral mounds of the ordinary form, some of which are as much as 300 ft.