Germanicus, or Extracts from the Annals of Tacitus, with Engl. notes, &c. by A.H. Beesly

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Longmans & Company, 1876 - 81 pages

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Page 65 - Non illi se quisquam impune tulisset obvius armato, seu cum pedes iret in hostem 880 seu spumantis equi foderet calcaribus armos. Heu, miserande puer, si qua fata aspera rumpas — tu Marcellus eris. Manibus date lilia plenis purpureos spargam flores animamque nepotis his saltern accumulem donis, et fungar inani 885 munere.
Page 10 - Prima Vari castra lato ambitu et dimensis principiis trium legionum manus ostentabant...
Page 65 - Turn pater Anchises, lacrimis ingressus obortis : ' O gnate, ingentem luctum ne quaere tuorum ; ostendent terris hunc tantum fata, neque ultra esse sinent. Nimium vobis Romana propago 870 visa potens, Superi, propria haec si dona fuissent. Quantos ille virum magnam Mavortis ad urbem campus aget gemitus, vel quae, Tiberine, videbis funera, cum tumulum praeterlabere recentem...
Page 78 - Latin Text with English Explanatory and Grammatical Notes, and a Vocabulary of Proper Names. Edited by JOHN T. WHITE, DD Oxon.
Page iv - May all the gods and goddesses destroy me more miserably than I feel myself to be daily perishing, if I know at this moment what to write to you, Senators, how to write it, or what, in short, not to write.
Page 75 - I have nothing to say." The silence continued, and then, after a long pause, he added : " Yet a word of Tacitus comes into my mind. Non eadem omnibus decora. The House of the Wiltons have spent many lives in their Princes' service. Grey cannot beg his. God send the King a long and prosperous reign, and your Lordships all honour.

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