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Hist. Natur. viii. 82. Busson, Hist, Naturelle, tom. viii. 153. Pennant's Synopsis of
Quadrupeds, p: 289.) The art of rearing and fattening great numbers of glires was
practised in Roman *Is it not the dormouse?—M. villas as a|. article of rural ...
... emperor himself, in his favorite wine of Rhaetia, never exceeded a sea-tarius (
an English pint). Id. c. 77. Torrentius ad loc. and Arbuthnot's Tables, p. 86. of His
design was to plant vineyards along the sea-coast of Hetruria (Vopiscus in Hist.
95, 97), perfectly tallies with the complaints of Juvénals; and we learn from legal
authority, that, in the time of Augustus (Heineccius, Hist, Juris. Roman. c. iv. p.
181) the ordinary rent of the several comacula, or apartments of an insula,
I have derived much assistance from Mascou (Hist. of the Ancient Germans, 1. viii
. c. 29, 35, 36, 37), who has illustrated, and connected, the \roken chronicles and
fragments of the times. .* See an account of Placidia in Ducange, Fam. Byzant.
Hist. Saracenica, l, i. p. 85. Roderic. Tolet. Hist. Arab. c. 9. Cardonne, Hist, de l'
Afrique et de l'Espagne sous les Arabes, tom. i. p. 83. It was called the Table of
Solomon, according to the custom of the Orientals, who ascribe to that prince
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I feel decidedly ambivalent about this book. My rating reflects that ultimately I didn't want to stick with it; I didn't find its pleasures and degree of informativeness worth the slogging through ... Les hele vurderingen
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 1
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1841
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volum 2
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1901