Wyszukiwarka Grafika Mapy Play YouTube Wiadomości Gmail Dysk Więcej »
Zaloguj się
Książki Książki 2130 z 138 na temat You gave the wrong answer,' said the sphinx. 'But that was what made everything possible,'....
" You gave the wrong answer,' said the sphinx. 'But that was what made everything possible,' said Oedipus. 'No.' she said. 'When I asked, what walks on four legs in the morning, two at noon, and three in the evening, you answered Man. You didn't say anything... "
Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences ... - Strona 280
1816
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

The American Home Book of In-door Games, Amusements, and Occupations

Mrs. Caroline L. Smith - 1872 - Liczba stron: 378
...will give this famous riddle, as many little ones may not know it. 22. " What animal is it that walks on four legs in the morning, two at noon, and three in the evening." 3.— DOUBLE ACROSTIC CHARADES, AND CROSS-WORD ENIGMAS. DOUBLE acrostic, in which the initials and...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

The Home Book for Young Ladies

1899 - Liczba stron: 792
...deliverer of the country from this creature. The Sphinx demanded of him, " What animal it was that walked on four legs in the morning, two at noon, and three in the evening." (Edipus replied "MAN! who crawls in infancy, walks erect in manhood, and supports his steps in age...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

A dictionary of daily blunders, by the author of 'A handy book of synonyms ...

1880
...propounded enigmas, devouring those who were unable to solve them. One of the riddles proposed was — What animal walked on four legs in the morning, two at noon, and three in the evening OSdipus solved it, giving as the meaning — A man, who when an infant crawled on his hands and feet,...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

The Wonders of the World, in Nature, Art & Mind

Henry Ince, Robert Mudie - 18?? - Liczba stron: 280
...so soon as one of their enigmas should be explained. She proposed one enigma, and it was this, — What animal walked on four legs in the morning, two...and three in the evening ? Upon this, Creon, king of the Thebes, promised his crown, and his sister Jocasta in marriage, to him who should deliver his country...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

1000 Mythological Characters Briefly Described

Edward Sylvester Ellis - 1899 - Liczba stron: 146
...near Thebes, and proposed to every passer-by the following enigma: "What animal is that which walks on four legs in the morning, two at noon, and three in the evening." CEdipus solved the riddle thus: Man is the animal; for, when an infant he crawls on his hands and feet,...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

A Classical Dictionary: Containing Brief and Accurate Accounts of the Proper ...

Edward Sylvester Ellis - 1900 - Liczba stron: 208
...propounded enigmas, devouring those who were unable to solve them. One of the riddles proposed was—What animal walked on four legs in the morning, two at noon, and three in the evening? CEdipus solved it, giving as the meaning—A man, who when an infant crawled on his hands and feet,...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

XX Century Cyclopaedia and Atlas: Biography, History, Art, Science ..., Tom 8

Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Charles Annandale - 1901
...anyone who undertook but was unable to interpret its meaning. In this enigma the question proposed was, What animal walked on four legs in the morning, two at noon, and three in the evening. This was at last explained by (Edipus, who said that man walked on his hands and feet when young, or...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

Nuts to Crack ...

George Schorb - 1902 - Liczba stron: 45
...shooting, the flowers have pistils, and the bull-rush is out (the bull rushes out). Q. What animal walks on four legs in the morning, two at noon, and three in the evening? A. Man creeps on four in the morning of life, then walks on two, and in the evening of life with a...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

The English Illustrated Magazine, Tom 31

1904
...deliver his country from the scourge. The last question asked by the Sphinx was : " What animal walks on four legs in the morning, two at noon. and three in the evening?" This was answered by Oedipus, who explained thst man crawled on his hands and feet when in the morning...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce

The century book of facts: a handbook of ready reference, embracing history ...

Henry Woldmar Ruoff - 1905 - Liczba stron: 726
...near Thebes, and proposed to every passer-by the following enigma : " What animal is that which walks on four legs in the morning, two at noon, and three in the evening?" CEdipus solved the riddle thus : " Man is the animal ; for when an infant he crawls on his hands and...
Pełny widok - Informacje o książce




  1. Moja biblioteka
  2. Pomoc
  3. Zaawansowane wyszukiwanie książek
  4. Pobierz plik PDF