Greek Ollendorff: Being a Progressive Exhibition of the Principles of the Greek Grammar: Designed for Beginners in Greek, and as a Book of Exercises for Academies and Colleges

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D. Appleton, 1851 - Greek language - 371 pages

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Page 379 - Modern History, containing the Rise and Progress of the Principal European Nations, their Political History, and the Changes in their Social Condition, with a History of the Colonies founded by Europeans. By W. COOKE TAYLOR, LL.D., of Trinity College, Dublin. Revised, with Additions on American History, by CS Henry, DD, Professor of History in the University of New- York. One handsome volume, 8vo, of 800 pages, $3,50. O...
Page 1 - CORNELIUS NEPOS; With Practical Questions and Answers, and an Imitative Exercise on each Chapter. By THOMAS K. ARNOLD, AM Revised, with Additional Notes, by Prof.
Page 376 - We no longer meet with the wretched old method, in which subjects essentially distinct are herded together, and connected subjects disconnected, but have a simple, systematic arrangement, by which the reader easily receives a clear representation of Roman life.
Page 373 - A careful examination of several portions of your work has convinced me that, for the use of students, it is altogether superior to any edition of Livy with which I am acquainted. Among...
Page 379 - Ix contains a complete text for the collegiate lecturer; and is an essential hand-book for the student who is desirous to become acquainted with all that is memorable in general secular archaeology.
Page 381 - The author has added throughout the entire Work, PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS, which, in the estimation of Teachers, is an important consideration. An eminent Professor of Mathematics, in speaking of this work, says: ""We have adopted it . because it follows more closely the best model of pure geometrical reasoning which ever has been, and pethaps ever will be exhibited.
Page 373 - ... particles— to the subjunctive mood — the constant references to the grammars — the discrimination of words nearly synonymous, and the care in giving the localities mentioned in the text. The book will be nereafter used in our college.
Page 376 - I fully believe that the pupil will receive from these little works a correct and tolerably complete picture of Grecian and Roman life; what I may call the POLITICAL portions— the account of the national constitutions and their effects — appear to me to be of great value ; and the very moderate extent of each volume admits of its being thoroughly mastered—of its being GOT UP and RETAINED.
Page 1 - V. GREEK READING BOOK, For the Use of Schools ; containing the substance of the Practical Introduction to Greek Construing, and a Treatise on the Greek Particles, by the Rev. THOMAS K. ARNOLD, AM, and also a Copious Selection from Greek Authors, with English Notes, Critical and Explanatory, and a Lexicon, by JA Spencer, AM One vol.
Page 378 - Ouv examination of the present volume leads us to believe, that as a text-book on Ancient History, for Colleges and Academies, it is the best compend yet published. It bears marks in its methodical arrangement, and condensation of materials...

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