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LATIN AND GREEK PROSE
The University and College Examination Papers
REV. HUBERT ASHTON HOLDEN M.A.
FELLOW AND CLASSICAL LECTURER OF TRINITY COLLEGE
EDITOR OF ARISTOPHANES
Longum est iter per præcepta, breve et efficax per exempla.
SENECA, Epist. vi.
TABLE OF CONTENTS.
N.B. The numbers refer to the pages.
CICERO (Merivale), 214, 134
ST BARTHOLOMEW, Massacre of, 96
death, 5; his passage of the Rubicon, 165, 166
Cardinal WOLSEY, 136
his concealment in an oak, 15, 143
Cortes, appointed commander of an expedition, 210
mutiny against, 148
FRENCH invasion of Italy, 21
SICILIAN Expedition, 232
his absolving the ten generals, 243
ZARAGOZA, description of, 223
Avarice, twofold, 6; often connected with Luxury, 20;
how it becomes a general public mischief, 276
BARBARIANS, character of those with whom the Romans