Cornelius Nepos: with answered questions, and imitative exercises

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D. Appleton & Company, 1851 - 408 pages

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Page 403 - Exercises in Greek Prose Composition. Adapted to the First Book of Xenophon's Anabasis. By JAMES R. BOISE, Prof, of Greek in University of Michigan.
Page 104 - ... non enim Cicero ea solum, quae vivo se acciderunt, futura praedixit, sed etiam quae nunc usu veniunt cecinit ut vates.
Page 104 - Nulla enim lex, neque pax, neque bellum, neque res illustris est populi Romani, quae non in eo suo tempore sit notata : et, quod difficillimum fuit, sic familiarum originem subtexuit, ut ex eo clarorum virorum propagines possimus cognoscere.
Page 362 - Dionysius spent the greatest part of his time to hear whatever was said by those whom his suspicion and cruelty had confined in the apartments above. The artists that had been employed in making this cave were all put to death by order of the tyrant, for fear of their revealing to what purposes a work of such uncommon construction was to be appropriated.
Page 401 - Greek Grammar without the remotest conception of the value of What they were learning, and every day becoming more and more disgusted with the dry and unmeaning task; but now, by Mr. Arnold's admirable method — substantially the same with that of Oliendo rff— the moment they take up the study of Latin or Greek, they begin to learn sentences.
Page 403 - Oudendorp, with such variations as were suggested by a careful collation of the leading critic* of Germany. The notes are as they should be, designed to aid the labors of the student, not to supersede them. In addition to these, the volume contains a sketch of the life of...
Page 404 - It is the only edition which contains the improved text that has been prepared by a recent careful collation and correct deciphering of the best manuscripts of Cicero's writings. It is the work of the celebrated Orelli, Madvig, and Klotz, and has been done since the appearance of Orelli's complete edition.

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