The Hecuba

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G. Bell, 1901 - Greek literature - 139 pages

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Page 108 - Where once we held debate, a band Of youthful friends, on mind and art, And labour, and the changing mart, And all the framework of the land ; When one would aim an arrow fair, But send it slackly from the string ; And one would pierce an outer ring, And one an inner, here and there ; And last the master-bowman, he Would cleave the mark.
Page 200 - Words, with their pronunciation, etymology, alternative spellings, and various meanings, illustrated by quotations and numerous woodcuts, there are several valuable appendices, comprising a Pronouncing Gazetteer of the World; Vocabularies of Scripture, Greek, Latin, and English Proper Names ; a Dictionary of the noted Names of Fiction; a Brief History of the English Language ; a Dictionary of Foreign Quotations, Words, Phrases, Proverbs, &c. ; a Biographical Dictionary with 10,000 Names, &c.
Page 198 - Edition. Fcap. 8vo, is. COLERIDGE. Res Romanae, being brief Aids to the History, Geography, Literature and Antiquities of Ancient Rome for less advanced students. By EP COLERIDGE, BA With 3 Maps. Crown 8vo.
Page 198 - Paradigms for conjugation, Rules for formation of tenses, &c. &c. By JS Baird, TCD 2s.
Page 187 - Book II. By AC LIDDELL, MA - Book III. By FH COLSON, MA, Head Master of Plymouth College, and GM GWYTHER, MA, Assistant Master. - Book IV. By Rev. AW UPCOTT, MA, Head Master of St. Edmund's School, Canterbury. - Book V. By A. REYNOLDS. MA, Merchant Taylors
Page 195 - Edited under the direction of the late George Long, MA, and the late Rev. AJ Madeane, MA AESCHYLUS.
Page 16 - For they that led us away captive required of us then a song, and melody, in our heaviness : Sing us one of the songs of Sion. 4 How shall we sing the Lord's song : in a strange land...
Page 189 - CAESAR'S SEVENTH CAMPAIGN IN GAUL, Bc 52. De Bello Gallico. Lib. VII. Edited, with Notes, Excursus, and Tables of Idioms, by the Rev. W. COOKWORTHY COMPTON, MA. Head Master of Dover College.
Page 108 - BRIGHT STAR ! would I were steadfast as thou art :— Not in lone splendour hung aloft the night, And watching, with eternal lids apart, Like Nature's patient sleepless Eremite, The moving waters at their priestlike task Of pure ablution round earth's human shores...
Page 187 - J- editions as interesting and helpful as possible to the intelligent learner ; and with this end in view numerous ILLUSTRATIONS drawn from authentic sources have been introduced. These have been selected with a view to explaining the text and making the reader familiar with Greek and Roman life. MAPS and PLANS are also given. The volumes are equipped with Introductions, Notes, Grammatical Appendices, and, in some cases, Exercises on the text.

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