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Page 355 - STUDENT'S HISTORY OF ROME. From the EARLIEST TIMES to the ESTABLISHMENT OF THE EMPIRE, With Chapters on the History of Literature and Art. By Dean LIDDELL.
Page 355 - THE STUDENT'S HISTORY OF GREECE. FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE ROMAN CONQUEST. With Chapters on the History of Literature and Art. By WM. SMITH, D.CL. With Coloured Maps and Woodcuts. (640 pp.) Post 8vo. 71. 6d. '*' Questions on the
Page 1 - When France in wrath her giant-limbs upreared, And with that oath, which smote air, earth, and sea, Stamped her strong foot and said she would be free, Bear witness for me, how I hoped and feared!
Page 264 - The Earl of Chatham, with his sword drawn Stood waiting for Sir Richard Strachan ; Sir Richard, longing to be at 'em, Stood waiting for the Earl of Chatham.
Page 356 - STUDENT'S HISTORY OF MODERN EUROPE. From the Capture of Constantinople by the Turks, 1453, to the Treaty of Berlin, 1878. By RICHARD LODGE, MA, Fellow and Tutor of Brasenose College, Oxford.
Page 227 - At all events, from that age, make him do as he is bid, if you whip him ten times running to effect it.
Page 212 - As the Liberty lads o'er the sea Bought their freedom, and cheaply, with blood, So we, boys, we Will die fighting, or live free, And down with all kings but King Ludd!
Page 354 - A General History of Europe, 350—1900. By Oliver J. Thatcher and Ferdinand Schwill. Revised and adapted to the requirements of English Colleges and Schools, by Arthur Hassall, MA, Christ Church, Oxford. With Bibliographies at the end of each section ; Maps, Genealogical Tables, &c. Crown Svo. Part I. The Mediaeval Period (350—1500). Ss. Part II. The Modern Period (1500—1900). Ss. Complete in One Volume. 9s. Europe in the Middle Ages.
Page 214 - Vain, mightiest fleets of iron framed ; Vain, those all-shattering guns ; Unless proud England keep, untamed, The strong heart of her sons. So, let his name through Europe ring — A man of mean estate, Who died, as firm as Sparta's king, Because his soul was great.
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