The programme was carried out by the so-called "infernal columns."
Let us preserve the sacred fire for the moment of the struggle with the infernal powers!
The lake of Avernus, as an entrance to the infernal regions, was sacred to her.
Sometimes the reptile lives in submarine infernal regions (with his wife, Crooke i.
By the explosion of an infernal machine: the plot was discovered and Alexander Oulianov was hanged together with four of his accomplices.
She reached out and put her hand over the ring, stopping its infernal winking.
The less it became possible, as time went on, to believe that Nero yet lived and would return as a living ruler, the greater was the tendency for his figure to develop into one wholly infernal and daemonic. The relation to the Parthians is also gradually lost sight of; and from being the adversary of Rome, Nero becomes the adversary of God and of Christ.
But for Ixion in Heaven, The Infernal Marriage, and Popanilla, Disraeli could not be placed among the greater writers of his kind; yet none of his imaginative books have been so little read as these.
The rebellion would probably have died out but for the measures of the new Republican general Turreau, who wasted La Vendee so horribly with his "infernal columns" that he drove the peasants to take up arms once more.
In February 1884 there was a plot to blow up four London railway stations by means of clockwork infernal machines containing dynamite, brought from America.
Even though this allowed cotton prices to plummet and demand for cotton to increase, some of those fifty people got laid off, no doubt shaking their fists at the infernal gin as they stormed off the property.
It was represented as the entrance by which both Odysseus and Aeneas descended to the infernal regions, and as the abode of the Cimmerii.
Nergal accordingly relented, and Allatu became the queen of the infernal world.
It is also the name of a river in the infernal regions.
But sacrifices to earth divinities were made on the earth itself, and those to the infernal deities in sunk hollows (Odyss.
But at the same time, urged by the infernal cabal of the queen and the comte dArtois, Louis XVI.
His infernal cunning often defeated its own aims, checkmating him at the point of achievement by suggestions of duplicity or terror.
Other ancient writers, however, speak of his visit to the underworld; according to Plato, the infernal gods only " presented an apparition" of Eurydice to him.
The college of the decans was conceived as moving, by their annual risings and settings, in an " eternal circuit " between the infernal and supernal regions.
Regular warfare was now at an end, although Turreau and his "infernal columns" still continued to scour the disaffected districts.
The first two are nothing more than the absence of all visible form and organization; the third degree is the abode of darkness; whilst the remaining seven are " the seven infernal halls," occupied by the demons, who are the incarnation of all human vices.
If you are chosen town clerk, forsooth, you cannot go to Tierra del Fuego this summer: but you may go to the land of infernal fire nevertheless.