Thucydides, Volume 2

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W. Heinemann, 1920 - Greece
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Page 444 - Impression.) ST. JOHN DAMASCENE: BARLAAM AND IOASAPH. Trans, by the Rev. GR Woodward and Harold Mattingly. STRABO : GEOGRAPHY. Trans, by Horace L. Jones. 8 Vols.
Page 443 - SENECA: EPISTULAE MORALES. Trans, by RM Gummere. 3 Vols. Vols. I and II. SENECA : TRAGEDIES. Trans, by FJ Miller. 2 Vols. SUETONIUS. Trans, by JC Rolfe. 2 Vols.
Page 443 - Impression.) CICERO: DE FINIBUS. Trans, by H. Rackham. CICERO : DE OFFICIIS. Trans, by Walter Miller. CICERO: LETTERS TO ATTICUS. Trans, by EO Winstedt. 3 Vols. (Vol. I.
Page 444 - ST. JOHN DAMASCENE : BARLAAM AND IOASAPH. Trans, by the Rev. GR Woodward and Harold Mattingly. STRABO : GEOGRAPHY. Trans, by Horace L. Jones. 8 Vols. Vol. I. THEOPHRASTUS : ENQUIRY INTO PLANTS. Trans, by sir Arthur Hort, Bart.
Page 157 - Agis son of Archidamus, king of the Lacedaemonians, advanced as far as the Isthmus with the intention of invading Attica; but a great many earthquakes occurred, causing them to turn back again, and no invasion took place. At about the same time, while the earthquakes prevailed, the sea at Orobiae in Euboea receded from what was then the shore-line, and then coming on in a great wave overran a portion of the city. One part of the flood subsided, but another engulfed the shore, so that what was land...
Page 143 - And so there fell upon the cities on account of revolutions many grievous calamities, such as happen and always will happen while human nature is the same, but which are severer or milder, and different in their manifestations, according as the variations in circumstances present themselves in each case. For in peace and prosperity...
Page 147 - ... which belongs to men who once have become engaged in factious rivalry. For those who emerged as party leaders in the several cities, by assuming on either side a fair-sounding name, the one using as its catch-word ' political equality for the masses under the law...
Page 443 - PRONTO: CORRESPONDENCE. Trans. by CR Haines. 2 Vols. HORACE: ODES AND EPODES. Trans. by CE Bennett.
Page 444 - AND LYCOPHRON. AW Mair: ARATUS. GR Mair. CLEMENT OF ALEXANDRIA. Rev. GW Butterworth. DAPHNIS AND CHLOE. Thornley's Translation revised by JM Edmonds; AND PARTHENIUS. S. Gaselee.
Page 387 - Olorus, the author of this history, who was at Thasos, a Parian colony, about a half-day's sail from Amphipolis, and urged him to come to their aid. And he, on hearing this, sailed in haste with seven ships which happened to be at hand, wishing above all to secure Amphipolis before it yielded, or, failing in that, to seize Eion. CV. Meanwhile, Brasidas, fearing the arrival of the ships from Thasos, and hearing that Thucydides possessed the right of working the gold-mines in that part of Thrace and...