By Dilwyn Jones

This enormous two-volume paintings updates Murray's Index of outdated country Titles released in 1908. as well as outdated state titles and words, there are a mess from the Archaic interval and a number of other from the 1st Intermediate interval. The essentially offered entries, prepared alphabetically, give you the most typical orthnography with a transliteration and translation, with a date and textual references. a useful reference instrument.

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Then the body of this man pined away till it was mere skin and bone. All the parts of the body, Romans, need one another. The patricians need you working-men, and you need the patricians to lead you and advise you, in peace and war. " The plebeians went back, and the five tribunes had seats at the door of the senate hall. " Among the patricians at this time was a man of noble spirit named Marcius. Very brave was his conduct at the siege of Corioli, the capital of the Volscian country. He was in the thick of the fight, and was covered with blood and sweat.

He had told Romulus that the city ought to be built in another and safer spot. " So saying, he jumped over the ploughed line in a mocking manner. In anger Romulus and his friends fell upon Remus and struck him, and he died. When his passion cooled, great was the sorrow of Romulus; but it was too late; his brother was dead. The city that was being built would now be called after the brother who was left alive—Rome. 1 On a hill near Rome you could see huts, in which dwelt the men who had joined Romulus, because they had nowhere else to go—slaves who had escaped from their lords, men who had slain neighbors and dreaded being punished by their tribe.

Whoever sat by the household gods was looked upon as under their care; he must not be hurt. The people of the house were much surprised at the stranger's entrance. They hurried into the room where Tullus sat at supper, and told him. " asked Tullus. " The Roman drew the cloak away from his face, and said: "Do you not know me, Tullus? I am he who was the foe of the Volscians. The city which I captured gave me my name, Coriolanus. But I have received an evil reward for all my service. The mob of common people insulted me.

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