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Page 288 - Macedonian architect," replied Dinocrates, " who suggests schemes and designs worthy your royal renown, I propose to form Mount Athos into the statue of a man holding a spacious city in his left hand, and in his right a huge vase, into which shall be collected all the streams of the mountain, which shall thence be poured into the sea.
Page ii - Greek and Roman Coins. By GF HILL, of the Coins Department of the British Museum.
Page 321 - The market-place of Elis is not constructed after the fashion which prevails in Ionia and in the Greek cities which border on Ionia. It is built in the older style, with separate colonnades and streets between them.
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Page 23 - There is great lack of definiteness in the use of the word poros, which is made to include almost all soft, light-colored stones, not palpably marble or hard limestone.
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Page 430 - This work takes up the study of the development of oopular government in ancient Rome, manifested through assemblies, in the light of comparative politics or sociology. Many problems are set forth in a clearer light than heretofore, and the volume will prove the most careful and judicious treatment of the subject available to students. As a living, first-hand study of popular government, it will attract not only classical scholars( but also those who are concerned with such problems as are raised...