An Introduction to Latin Poetry: For the Use of the Lower Forms in Public and Private Schools (Google eBook)

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J.Murray, 1865
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Page 73 - Virgil, into a monster with the head of a lion, the body of a goat, and the tail of a serpent, which was vanquished by the famous Bellerophon and his steed Pegasus.
Page 24 - Aurea prima sata est aetas, quae vindice nullo, sponte sua, sine lege, fidem rectumque colebat.
Page 25 - ... ver erat aeternum, placidique tepentibus auris mulcebant zephyri natos sine semine flores. mox etiam fruges tellus inarata ferebat, nee renovatus ager gravidis canebat aristis : flumina iam lactis, iam flumina nectaris ibant, flavaque de viridi stillabant ilice mella.
Page 45 - Quo ruitis, generosa domus? male creditis hosti! Simplex nobilitas, perfida tela cave! Fraude perit virtus. In apertos undique campos Prosiliunt hostes et latus omne tenent. Quid faciant pauci contra tot milia fortes?
Page 6 - Hc tamen hanc mecum poteras requiescere noctem Fronde super viridi : sunt nobis mitia poma , Castaneae molles , et pressi copia lactis. Et jam summa procul villarum culmina fumant, Majoresque cadunt altis de montibus umbrae.
Page 70 - The weird sisters, hand in hand, Posters of the sea and land, Thus do go about, about: Thrice to thine, and thrice to mine, And thrice again, to make up nine.
Page 49 - Maeonides nullas ipse reliquit opes.' Motus eram dictis, totoque Helicone relicto Scribere conabar verba soluta modis. Sponte sua carmen numeros veniebat ad aptos, 25 Et quod temptabam dicere, versus erat.
Page 44 - Ut celeri passu Cremeram tetigere rapacem, turbidus hibernis ille fluebat aquis, castra loco ponunt: destrictis ensibus ipsi Tyrrhenum valido Marte per agmen eunt, non aliter quam cum Libyca de rupe leones invadunt sparsos lata per arva greges.
Page 44 - Nox superest : tollamur equis, Urbemque petamus!" Dicta placent ; frenis impediuntur equi. Pertulerant dominos : regalia protinus illi Tecta petunt ; custos in fore nullus erat. Ecce nurum regis fusis per colla coronis Inveniunt posito pervigilare mero.
Page 68 - And marshal me to knavery: Let it work; For 'tis the sport, to have the engineer Hoist with his own petar...

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