A Practical Introduction to Latin Prose Composition

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D. Appleton & Company, 1846 - Latin language - 340 pages
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Page 340 - A DICTIONARY of the ENGLISH LANGUAGE, CONTAINING THE PRONUNCIATION, ETYMOLOGY, AND EXPLANATION OF ALL WORDS AUTHORIZED BY EMINENT WRITERS ; To which are added, a Vocabulary of the Roots of English Words, and an Accented Lat of Greek, Latin, and Scripture Proper Names.
Page 337 - 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 340 - ... words in their utmost clearness of meaning. To these advantages is subjoined a Vocabulary of the Roots of English Words, which is of peculiar value to the collegian. The fifty pages which it includes, furnish the linguist with a wide-spread field of research, equally amusing and Instructive. There Is also added an Accented List, to the number of fifteen thousand, of Greek, Latin, and Scripture Proper Names.
Page 337 - The Student's Manual of Modern History: containing the Rise and Progress of the Principal European Nations, their Political History, and the Changes in their Social Condition.
Page 337 - Empire — and India — with an Appendix of important illustrative articles. This portion is one of the best Compends of Ancient History that ever yet has appeared. It eoutains 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 archssology.
Page 340 - Exclusive of the large numbers of proper names which are appended, this Dictionary includes four especial improvements — and when their essential value to the student is considered, the sterling character of the work as a hand-book of our Ian guage instantly will be perceived.
Page 120 - Causa fuit pater his, qui macro pauper agello Noluit in Flavi ludum me mittere, magni Quo pueri magnis e centurionibus orti, Laevo suspensi loculos tabulamque lacerto, Ibant octonis referentes Idibus aera : Sed puerum est ausus Romam portare docendum Artes quas doceat quivis eques atque senator Semet prognatos.

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