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3 Cauchelge

Berkeley

THE GERMANIA OF TACITUS.

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WITH

A REVISED TEXT, ENGLISH NOTES,

AND MAP.

BY

ALFRED J. CHURCH, M.A.

LINCOLN COLLEGE, OXFORD,

ONE OF THE ASSISTANT MASTERS IN MERCHANT TAYLORS' SCHOOL, LONDON,

AND

W. J. BRODRIBB, M.A.

LATR FELLOW OF ST JOAN'S COLLEGR, CAMBRIDGX.

NEW EDITION.

London:

MACMILLAN AND CO.

1881.

[The Right of Translation is reserved.]

HARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY

FRCD TLE ESTATE OF
MRS. CIT.RLES BUCAT SANGER

FEBRUARY 19, 1936

Cambridge: PRINTED BY O. J. CLAY, M.A.

AT THE UNIVERSITY PRESS.

PREFACE

rians;

THE Treatise on Germany and the Life of Agricola have, perhaps, been edited as frequently as any of the Latin Classics. They exhibit in a singularly convenient form the manner and genius of one of the greatest of ancient histo

and thus at once possess a great literary value, and are peculiarly useful as text-books in our Schools and Universities. About works which have been so diligently studied we can hardly expect to say much that is original. We have endeavoured, with the aid of recent editions, thoroughly to elucidate the text, explaining the various difficulties, critical and grammatical, which occur to the student. Information which is now amply supplied by the dictionaries of biography and geography we have thought it unnecessary to furnish. We have consulted

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