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Geographia Classic: Or the Application of Ancient Geography to the Classics ...
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Africa Alexander Alpes American Anatomy antiently called ANTIQUA Arabia Armenia Asia Athenians Augustus Bastuli battle birth-place Bithynia bounded Cabinet Caesar Campania Cape capital Cappadocia Caria celebrated Cilicia coast colony containing Cyclopaedia Dacia Danube death defeated East Eastern edition Egypt Emperor empire engraved Epirus Euboea Euphrates Euxine flows Galatia Gallia Gallia Cisalpina gave name Gazette Grecian Greece Greeks Gulf Hannibal Hence Homer Horace ibid Imaus inhabitants Insula interior Isauria island Italy killed king Lacus lake Latium Locri Lydia Macedonia Mare Medical memorable Mons Mount mountains mouth Mysia Nile North North-east North-west Northern Numidia Palus Paphlagonia Persian Phocis Phrygia Pisidia Plate Pontus Portus principal city promontory province river Roman Rome Royal scene Scythia Secunda shore Sinus Corinthiacus South South-east South-west Southern Syria Syrtis Syrtis Minor temple Thessaly tion TREATISE tribes Vindelicia Virg vols volume West Western whence
Page 273 - A SELECTION OF ONE HUNDRED PERRIN'S FABLES, ACCOMPANIED BY A KEY, Containing the text, a literal and free translation, arranged in such a manner as to point out the difference between the French and English idiom, &c., in 1 vol., 12mo. A COLLECTION OF COLLOQUIAL PHRASES, ON EVERY TOPIC NECESSARY TO MAINTAIN CONVERSATION...
Page 163 - Thammuz came next behind, Whose annual wound in Lebanon allured The Syrian damsels to lament his fate In amorous ditties, all a summer's day; While smooth Adonis from his native rock Ran purple to the sea, supposed with blood Of Thammuz yearly wounded...
Page 99 - Mercuri, facunde nepos Atlantis, qui feros cultus hominum recentum voce formasti catus et decorae more palaestrae, te canam, magni lovis et deorum nuntium curvaeque lyrae parentem, callidum quidquid placuit iocoso condere furto.
Page 273 - Levizac," a complete series for the acquisition of the French language. A SELECTION OF ONE HUNDRED PERRIN'S FABLES, ACCOMPANIED BY A KEY, Containing the text, a literal and free translation, arranged in such a manner as to point out the difference between the French and English idiom, &c., in 1 vol., 12mo.
Page 263 - The variety of topics is of course vast, and they are treated in a manner which is at once so full of information and so interesting, that the work, instead of being merely referred to, might be regularly perused with as much pleasure as profit.
Page 279 - THE CYCLOPAEDIA OF PRACTICAL MEDICINE: comprising Treatises on the Nature and Treatment of Diseases, Materia Medica, and Therapeutics, Diseases of Women and Children, Medical Jurisprudence, &c. &c. In four large super-royal octavo volumes, of 3254 double-columned pages, strongly and handsomely bound, with raised bands. $12 00. *#* This...
Page 270 - LETTERS TO A YOUNG NATURALIST, on the Study of Nature, and Natural Theology.
Page 278 - THE MEDICAL FORMULARY: being a Collection of Prescriptions, derived from the writings and practice of many of the most eminent physicians of America and Europe. Together with the usual Dietetic Preparations and Antidotes for Poisons. To which is added an Appendix, on the Endermic u-se of Medicines, and on the use of Ether and Chloroform.
Page 278 - In attempting this, the author has avoided as much as possible, " technicality ;" and has given, if he does not flatter himself too much, to each disease of which he treats, its appropriate and designating characters, with a fidelity that will prevent any two being confounded together, with the best mode of treating them, that either his own experience or that of others has suggested.
Page 263 - ... enterprise, and the beautiful and faithful style of its execution, the hazard of the undertaking, bold as it was, will be well compensated ; and our libraries will be enriched by the most generally useful encyclopedic dictionary that has been offered to the readers of the English language.