Specimens of Greek Dialects: Being a Fourth Greek Reader, with Introductions and Notes

Front Cover
Clarendon Press, 1875 - Greek language - 371 pages
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 256 - Then, like a wild-cat mad with wounds, Sprang right at Astur's face. Through teeth and skull and helmet So fierce a thrust he sped, The good sword stood a handbreadth out Behind the Tuscan's head.
Page 380 - Persius. The Satires. With a Translation and Commentary. By John Conington, MA, late Corpus Professor of Latin in the University of Oxford. Edited by H. Nettleship, MA Second Edition.
Page 244 - As when in heaven the stars about the moon Look beautiful, when all the winds are laid, And every height comes out, and jutting peak And valley, and the immeasurable heavens Break open to their highest, and all the stars Shine, and the Shepherd gladdens in his heart...
Page 385 - Selections from the Correspondence of Madame de Sévigné and her chief Contemporaries. Intended more especially for Girls
Page 342 - The Persians accordingly sailed round Sunium. But the Athenians with all possible speed marched away to the defence of their city, and succeeded in reaching Athens before the appearance of the barbarians; and as their camp at Marathon had been pitched in a precinct of Heracles, so now they encamped in another precinct of the same god at Cynosarges. The barbarian fleet arrived, and lay to off Phalerum...
Page 381 - A Treatise on the Theory of Determinants and their Applications in Analysis and Geometry. By ROBERT FORSYTH SCOTT, MA, Fellow of St John's College. Demy 8vo.
Page 379 - Cicero pro Cluentio. With Introduction and Notes. By W. Ramsay, MA Edited by GG Ramsay, MA, Professor of Humanity, Glasgow. Ext fcap. 8vo. cloth, y. 6d. Cicero de Oratore. With Introduction and Notes. By A, S. Wilkins, MA, Professor of Latin, Owens College, Manchester. Cicero. Selection of interesting and descriptive passages.
Page 384 - Chaucer. The Prioresses Tale ; Sire Thopas ; The Monkes Tale ; The Clerkes Tale ; The Squieres Tale, &c. Edited by WW Skeat, MA Second Edition. Ext. fcap. 8vo. cloth, 4s. 6d. Chaucer. The Tale of the Man of Lawe; The Pardoneres Tale; The Second Nonnes Tale; The Chanouns Yemannes Tale. By the same Editor.

Bibliographic information