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The Grecian History, from the Earliest State, to the Death of ..., Volym 1
Obegränsad förhandsgranskning - 1790
The Grecian History, from the Earliest State to the Death of ..., Volym 2
Obegränsad förhandsgranskning - 1774
The Grecian History, from the Earliest State to the Death of Alexander the Great
Obegränsad förhandsgranskning - 1835
afterwards Alcibiades Alexander ambition Aristagoras Aristides arms arrived arts Asia Athenians Athens attack battle began besieged body camp carried cause cavalry chariot Cimon citizens commanded conqueror conquest courage Cyrus danger Darius death declared defeat defended Demosthenes dreadful eloquence endeavoured enemy engagement Epaminondas expedition favour fight fleet forces fought friends galleys gave give glory Grecian Greece Greeks Gylippus head honour horse hundred inhabitants killed king Lacedaemon Lacedaemonians land laws liberty Lycurgus Macedon Macedonians manner Mardonius master mean monarch nians Nicias obliged occasion oppose oracle orators Parmenio pass Pausanias Pelopidas Pericles Persian phalanx Philip Phocians possession present prince prisoners resolved rest retire river sail seemed seized sent ships side siege Socrates soldiers Solon soon Spartans success succour Syracusans taken Thebans Thebes Themistocles thence thousand tion Tissaphernes took troops utmost valour victory walls whole army wing Xenophon Xerxes
Sida 2 - IDE, of the said District, hath deposited in this office, the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as proprietor, in the words following, to wit : " Inductive Grammar, designed for beginners. By an Instructer." In conformity to the act of the Congress of the United States...
Sida 226 - The ungrateful Guest : a character infamous in every age, and among all nations ; but particularly among the Greeks, who, from the earliest times, were most scrupulously observant of the laws of hospitality.
Sida 185 - I should have recourse amongst you to means which I believe neither honest nor lawful, especially upon this Occasion, wherein I am accused of impiety by Melitus : for, if I should influence you by my prayers, and thereby induce you to, violate your oaths, it would be undeniably evident, that I teach you not to believe in the gods; and even in defending and justifying myself, should furnish my adversaries with arms against me, and prove that I believe no divinity. But I am very far from such...
Sida 146 - I cannot but be strongly affected with the cruel wound which their death has made in my heart, nor forbear hating and detesting the Athenians, the authors of this unhappy war, as the murderers of my children. But, however...
Sida 188 - Presently after they entered, and found Socrates, whose chains had been taken off, sitting by Xantippe, his wife, who held one of his children in her arms; as soon as she perceived them, setting up great cries, sobbing, and tearing her face and hair, she made the prison resound with her complaints.
Sida 226 - ... appearance, of life. A Macedonian, whose lands were contiguous to the sea, came opportunely to be witness of his distress ; and, with the most humane and charitable tenderness, flew to the relief of the unhappy stranger. He bore him to his house, laid him in his...
Sida 286 - The besieged, taught and animated by imminent danger, and the extreme necessity to which they were reduced, invented, daily, new arts to defend themselves, and repulse the enemy. They warded off all the darts discharged from the balistas against them, by the assistance of turning wheels, which either broke them to pieces, or carried them another way.
Sida 2 - And also to the act, entitled, " An act supplementary to an act, entitled, ' An act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts, and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies during the time therein mentioned,' and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etching historical and other prints.