Mair's Introduction to Latin Syntax

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Collins & Hannay, and Collins & Company, 1828 - Latin language - 248 pages

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Page ii - 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 times therein mentioned...
Page ii - District, has deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as proprietor, in the words following, to wit : " THE CHILD'S BOTANY," In conformity to the act of the Congress of the United States, 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 times therein mentioned...
Page 137 - The gerund in DO of the ablative case is governed by the prepositions a, ab, de, e, ex, or in ; as, POKIUL a peccando absterret, Punishment frightens from sinning.
Page 49 - Cato stands before us, and sees every thing we do. In short, if you banish modesty out of the world, she carries away with her half the virtue that is in it.
Page 192 - For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. " For God sent the Son into the world, not to condemn the world, but that the world might be saved through him.
Page 155 - Ptfrthians, raises soldiers, fortifies castles, and strengthens the towns ; he builds likewise a city, by name Dera, upon a mountain which is called Zapaortenon, of which place the nature is such, that nothing can be stronger or more pleasant than that mountain. He has shown above, that avarice is worse than ambition, because among ambitious men are found some good and some bad : for almost all men are desirous of praise, glory, and power ; but seem to differ in this, that the good man "attains to...
Page 59 - This condition was eo much the more grievous to them, by how much it was the later ; for formerly they had quelled, in the Delphic war, the fury of the Gauls, terrible both to Asia and Italy. IT The exploits of the Athenians were great and glorious enough, but yet somewhat less than they are represented ; but because...
Page 28 - Helvetii were in arms, and that they designed to make their way through his province, he made haste to be gone from Rome, and came very speedily to Geneva. The ambassadors complained that they were slighted, and took it ill that they were ordered to depart from the city ; but the king declared that he would reckon them for enemies, unless they went off at the day appointed.
Page 158 - ... without any wound, like drunk men, and one as a physician, sitting in a chair, administering physic to the rest. After that the ambassadors came to Marseilles, where they found that the affections of the Gauls had been already gained by Annibal ; but that they would hardly be very faithful to him, their temper was so wild and savage, unless the affections of the great men were secured now and then by gold, of which the nation was very greedy.
Page 154 - ... arms with silver, and called his army from their silver shields, Argyraspides. ** When Alexander was come to the Cuphites, where the enemy waited his coming with two hundred thousand horse, the whole army being wearied, no less with the number of their victories, than the fatigue of the war, entreats him with tears that he would make an end of the war, remember his country, and regard the years of his soldiers. Annibal got Marcellus' ring, together with his body.

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