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The Christian Review (Volume 17) (Paperback) Loot Price: R737 Discovery Miles 7 370
The Christian Review (Volume 17) (Paperback): Books Group
The Christian Review (Volume 17) (Paperback): Books Group

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Book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1852. Excerpt: ... Art. III.--SMEAD'S PHILIPPICS OF DEMOSTHENES. The I, II, III. Philippics of Demosthenes, with Historical Introductions and Critical and Explanatory Notes. By M. J. Smead, Ph. D. Professor in William and Mary College, Virginia. Boston: J. Munroe & Co. 1851. Although a considerable interval has elapsed since the appearance of Professor Smead's edition of the Orations of Demosthenes against Philip, no formal attempt, so far at least as our knowledge extends, has hitherto been made to investigate its merits. We cannot think that this delay has arisen from indifference on the part of those, who, on account of their anxiety for the diffusion of classical knowledge and the advancement of sound education amongst all classes of our countrymen, are most nearly interested in the publication of accurate and trust-worthy editions of the great writers of antiquity; much less that it is to be regarded as an evidence of their non-appreciation of the value and importance of the present contribution to the literature of Demosthenes, since we unfeignedly believe that those who have had an opportunity to examine the work, which we now purpose briefly to review, and to compare it with its predecessors in the same field of classical inquiry, must entertain the same opinion of its general utility and excellence as that, to which a careful perusal of its contents justifies us, at the very outset of our remarks, in giving cordial expression. For we are persuaded that those who have already made trial of this book in the class-room, or who may hereafter do so, will cheerfully acknowledge that in imparting a thorough knowledge of historical detail, and a faithful insight into the form, spirit, and meaning of these orations, it realizes to no inconsiderable extent the intention of the editor, and fully meets t...


Imprint: General Books LLC
Country of origin: United States
Release date: 2012
First published: 2012
Authors: Books Group
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 15mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 282
ISBN-13: 978-1-153-84684-4
Barcode: 9781153846844
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-153-84684-5

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