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A History of Roman Lierature: From the Earliest Period to the Death of ...
Charles Thomas Cruttwell
No preview available - 2016
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Page 4 - The Christian Year. Thoughts in Verse for the Sundays and Holy Days throughout the Year.
Page 184 - But little do men perceive what solitude is, and how far it extendeth. For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.
Page 418 - Like a poet hidden In the light of thought, Singing hymns unbidden, Till the world is wrought To sympathy with hopes and fears it heeded not...
Page 299 - Te quoque Vergilio comitem non aequa. Tibulle, mors iuvenem campos misit ad Elysios, ne foret, aut elegis molles qui fleret amores aut caneret forti regia bella pede.
Page 31 - Clever and amusing . . . above the average even of good novels . . . free from sensationalism, but full of interest . . . touches the deeper chords of life . . . delineation of character remarkably good." — Spectator. " Superior in all respects to the common run of novels.
Page 326 - Lex horrendi carminis erat: duumviri perduellionem iudicent. Si a duumviris provocarit, provocatione certato. Si vincent, caput obnubito, infelici arbori reste suspendito, verberato vel intra pomerium vel extra pomerium.
Page 16 - ELEMENTS OF METALLURGY. A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON THE ART OF EXTRACTING METALS FROM THEIR ORES. BY J. ARTHUR PHILLIPS, M.lNST.OE, FCS, FGS, <fcc.
Page 227 - ... pascit amore avidos inhians in te, dea, visus, eque tuo pendet resupini spiritus ore.
Page 16 - GENERAL CONTENTS : I. — A TREATISE on FUELS and REFRACTORY MATERIALS. II.— A Description of the principal METALLIFEROUS MINERALS, with their DISTRIBUTION. III. — STATISTICS of the amount of each METAL annually produced throughout the World, obtained from official sources, or, where this has not been practicable, from authentic private information. IV. — The METHODS of ASSAYING the different ORES, together with the PROCESSES of METALLURGICAL TREATMENT, comprising : Refractory Materials. Antimony....