What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
accused Africa afterward Alexander allies ambassadors Antiochus Appian Archelaus Arevaci arms army Asia attack Attalus Augustus barbarians battle began besieged Bithynia brought Caesar called camp Candidus Cappadocia captured Carthage Carthaginians cavalry Celtiberians Chapter Civil Wars command consuls death defeated Edited elephants embassy enemy enemy's Eumenes Fabius fear fell fight Fimbria fled fleet forces friends garrison Gauls gave Greek guard Hannibal Hannibal's Hasdrubal horse hostages Illyrian Italian Italy killed king land large number latter Lucullus Macedonian marched Marcius Masinissa Mithridates Mithridatic neighboring Nicomedes night Numantines Numidians peace Perseus Philip Phrygia plunder Pompey prisoners Prusias Punic refuge remained returned Rhodians river Romans Rome sailed Schweighauser Scipio Seleucus Senate sent ships Sicily side siege slew soldiers Spain stades surrender Syphax Syria temple territory things Tigranes tion took town Translated treaty tribes tribunes victory Viriathus vols walls whole
Page 429 - STRABO'S Geography. Translated by W. Falconer, MA, and HC Hamilton. 3 vols. 5^. each. STRICKLAND'S (Agnes) Lives of the Queens of England, from the Norman Conquest. Revised Edition. With 6 Portraits. 6 vols. 5^. each. Life of Mary Queen of Scots. 2 vols. 5.?. each. Lives of the Tudor and Stuart Princesses. With Portraits. 5*.
Page 425 - MOTLEY (JL). The Rise of the Dutch Republic. A History. By John Lothrop Motley. New Edition, with Biographical Introduction by Moncure D. Conway. 3 vols.
Page 413 - Cribbage, Loo, Vingt-et-un, Napoleon, Newmarket, Pope Joan, Speculation, &c., &c. BOND'S A Handy Book of Rules and Tables for verifying Dates with the Christian Era, &c. Giving an account of the Chief Eras and Systems used by various Nations ; with the easy Methods for determining the Corresponding Dates. By JJ Bond. 5*.
Page 425 - Is. 6d. per vol. Naval and Military Heroes of Great Britain ; or, Calendar of Victory. Being a Record of British Valour and Conquest by Sea and Land, on every day In the year, from the time of William the Conqueror to the Battle of Inkermann. By Major JOHNS, RM, and Lieutenant PH NICOLAS, RM. Twenty-four Par
Page 423 - II. ; with the Acts of King Stephen, and the Letter to Walter. By T. Forester, MA Frontispiece from an old MS. INGULPH'S Chronicles of the Abbey of Croyland, with the CONTINUATION by Peter of Blois and others. Trans. with Notes by HT Riley, BA KEIGHTLEY'S (Thomas) Fairy Mythology, illustrative of the Romance and Superstition of Various Countries.
Page 411 - AN ALPHABETICAL LIST OF BOOKS CONTAINED IN BOHN'S LIBRARIES. Detailed Catalogue, arranged according to the various Libraries, will be sent on application. ADDISON'S Works. With the Notes of Bishop Hurd, Portrait, and 8 Plates of Medals and Coins.
Page 421 - GRIMM'S TALES. With the Notes of the Original. Translated by Mrs. A. Hunt. With Introduction by Andrew Lang, MA 2 vols. 3^. 6d. each. G-ammer Grethel; or, German Fairy Tales and Popular Stories. Containing 42 Fairy Tales. Trans. by Edgar Taylor. With numerous Woodcuts after George Cruikshank and Ludwig Grimm. 3^.
Page 419 - EVELYN'S Diary and Correspondendence. Edited from the Original MSS. by W. Bray, FAS With 45 engravings. 4 vols. 5*. each. FAIRHOLT'S Costume in England. A History of Dress to the end of the Eighteenth Century. 3rd Edition, revised, by Viscount Dillon, VPSA Illustrated with above 700 Engravings. 2 vols. 5*. each. FIELDING'S Adventures of Joseph Andrews and his Friend Mr. Abraham Adams. With Cruikshank's Illustrations. 3*. 6d. History of Tom Jones, a Foundling. With Ciuikshank's Illustrations. 2 vols....