But we passed an ancient monument, a tall pillar, rising out of the bed of the Illinois river.
On the other side was an ancient monument, with a long Latin inscription upon it.
It is he whom an ancient monument represents as the demiurgic principle creating the mundane egg.
And so an ancient monument must be destroyed either out of wanton mischief, or to be broken up for the repair of a fence!
The ancient monument carries you further back, and there are Celtic authorities that translate its name the “Stone of Victory.”
It is thus, in every respect, the most ancient monument in France, and is well deserving of being visited by travellers.
Consequently it remains in many respects the most ancient monument of primitive rites and ceremonies in Christendom.
A little summer-house, upon an eminence, belonging to this wooded bank, resembles an ancient monument.
I rode out the next day with the Armenian and some others, to see the ancient monument.
The removal of this ancient monument was the only injury which Constantius had offered to the superstition of the Romans.