What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Aelia Aelia Capitolina Aelius Alexander Alexandria ancient Antinous Antioch antiquity Antoninus Antoninus Pius Apollo Arrian Asia Athenians Athens Augustus Barcocheba beautiful became Bether Borghesi building Caesar called century chap Christian civil coins colony consul Dacia death Dion Cassius divine Domitian Duerr Eckhel Egypt emperor Ephesus Epictetus erected Euphrates Eusebius famous Favorinus favour Fronto gave Gesch gods Greece Greek Hadrian Hellenic Henzen Herodes honour imperial inscription Jerusalem Jewish Jews journey Judaea Jupiter Latin legate legion literature Lucian lxix marble Marcus Aurelius Marquardt military Moesia Mommsen Museum Nero oracle Palestine Parthian Pausanias philosophers Philostratus Pius Pliny Plutarch Polemon prefect probably proconsul provinces Ptolemy reign religion restored Roman empire Rome ruins Sabina says senate Servianus Severus slaves Smyrna sophist Spart Spartianus statue Stoics Strabo Suetonius Syria temple throne Tiberius Titus Trajan Verus Vespasian villa worship Zeus
Page 417 - Laser Print natural white, a 60 # book weight acid-free archival paper which meets the requirements of ANSI/NISO Z39.48-1992 (permanence of paper) Preservation photocopying and binding by Acme Bookbinding Charlestown, Massachusetts Q 1995 The borrower must return this item on or before the last date stamped below.
Page 184 - ANIMULA ! vagula, blandula, Hospes, comesque, corporis, Quae nunc abibis in- loca — Pallidula, rigida, nudula, Nee, ut soles, dabis jocos...
Page 184 - Soul of mine, pretty one, flitting one, Guest and partner of my clay, Whither wilt thou hie away, Pallid one, rigid one, naked one, — Never to play again, never to play ?
Page 388 - The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, with notes by Dean Milman and M. Guizot, with additional notes by William Smith.
Page 390 - Römische Geschichte vom Verfall der Republik bis zur Vollendung der Monarchie unter Constantin, mit vorzüglicher Rücksicht auf Verfassung und Verwaltung des Reichs.
Page 369 - At a sign from the emperor these groves, valleys, and halls would become alive with the mythology of Olympus; processions of priests would make pilgrimages to Canopus, Tartarus and Elysium would become peopled with shades from Homer, swarms of bacchantes might wander through the vale of Tempe, choruses of Euripides might be heard in the Greek theatre, and in a sham fight the fleets would repeat the battle of Xerxes...
Page 274 - Ego nolo Florus esse, ambulare per tabernas, latitare per popinas, culices pati rotundos.
Page 238 - The Alexandrian school diffused a splendour over the civilized world which lasted longer than that shed by any University afterwards, whether of Paris, Bologna or Padua. Long after the creative power of Greek genius was exhausted, encyclopaedic knowledge and Greek sophistry were to be found in the library and museum of Alexandria...