Rhodius Apollonius.

The Argonautica of Apollonius Rhodius online

. (page 18 of 21)
Online LibraryRhodius ApolloniusThe Argonautica of Apollonius Rhodius → online text (page 18 of 21)
Font size
QR-code for this ebook


high on the hills, which wood-cutters have left half-cleft by
their sharp axes, when they came down from the wood ; at
first it quivers in the blast at night, then at last it snaps at
the bottom and falls ; even so that mighty giant stood
towering there awhile upright on his tireless feet, then fell
at last with mighty crash, a strengthless mass. So then
the heroes spent that night after all in Crete ; and after
that, just as dawn was growing bright, they built a temple
to Minoan Athene, and drew water and embarked, that
they might row as soon as possible beyond the headland of
Salmoneus. 1

Anon, as they were hasting o'er the wide gulf of Crete,
night scared them, that night men call " the shroud of
gloom." No stars nor any ray of the moon pierced through
its horror ; but it was black chaos come from heaven, or
haply thick gloom rising from the nethermost abyss. And
they knew not so much as whether they were drifting into
Hades or along the water, but to the sea they committed
their return, not knowing whither it would carry them.
Then Jason, with uplifted hands, cried aloud to Phoebus,
calling on him to save, and his tears ran down in his dis-
tress ; and he promised he would bring great store of gifts
to Pytho 2 and to Amyclae, and likewise to Ortygia. Lightly
didst thou come, son of Latona, from heaven, in ready re-
sponse, unto the rocks of Melas, which lie there in the sea,

1 A promontory of Crete.

3 Pytho, Amyclae, and Ortygia are various seats of Apollo's worship.



L. 1673-1738.] THE ARGONAUTICA. 207

and on the top of one of the twin peaks thou didst settle,
holding thy golden bow on high in thy right hand ; and
the bow flashed a dazzling radiance all around. Then a
little island l of the Sporades appeared in sight of them ,
fronting the tiny isle of Hippuris ; and there they cast
anchor and waited. Anon the dawn arose and showed his
light, and they made for Apollo a noble enclosure and an
altar, with trees above, in a shady grove, calling Phoebus
" radiant god " because of his far-seen radiance ; and the
bare isle called they "isle of appearing," for that Phcebus
did there appear to them at their sore need. And they
offered all that men can find to offer on a barren strand ;
and so it was that when Medea's Phaeacian damsels saw
them pouring libations of water on the blazing brands,
they could no longer keep back their laughter in their
breasts, for they had ever seen oxen in plenty slain in the
halls of Alcinous. But the heroes, glad at their jesting,
scoffed at them with words of abuse ; and among them
rose the merry sound of taunting gibe and raillery ; and
from that sport of the heroes the women do strive on this
wise with the men in the island, when they will appease
with sacrifice Apollo, " god of radiance," champion of his
" isle of appearing."

But when they had loosed their cables thence in calm
weather, then did Euphemus remember a vision he saw in
the night, in awe of the famous son of Maia ; 2 for it seemed
to him that that strange clod, held in the palm of his
hand, was being suckled at his breast with white streams
of milk ; and out of the clod, little though it was, grew a
woman, like to a virgin ; and he, o'ercome by strong desire,
lay with her in love's embrace ; but in the act he pitied
her as though she were a maiden, whom himself was feed-
ing with his milk ; but she comforted him with soothing

1 A little island called Anaphe, near Thera.

2 Hermes was the god who sent visions to men.



208 APOLLONIUS KHODIUS. [BOOK IV.

words : " Dear husband, I am the daughter of Triton, thy
children's nurse, no maiden I ; for Triton and Libya are
my parents. But give me back to the maidens of Nereus,
to dwell within the deep nigh to ' the isle of appearing ' ;
and I will come back again to the sun-light, ready to help
thy children." l

Of this vision Euphemus now minded him, and he told
it to the son of yEson ; and he, when he had pondered
awhile the oracles of Hecatus, uttered his voice, and said :
" Lo ! you now ; verily there hath fallen to thee a great
and glorious fame. For of yon clod the gods will make an
island for thee, when thou hast cast it into the sea, where
thy children's children in days to come shall dwell ; for
Triton did vouchsafe to thee this clod of the Libyan main-
land as a stranger's gift ; 'twas none other than he of the
immortals, who met us and gave thee this."

So spake he, and Euphemus made not light of the
answer of the son of JSson, but flung the clod into the
deep, cheered at the word of prophecy. Therefrom rose
the isle Calliste, 2 holy nurse of the children of Euphemus,
who at first dwelt some time in Sintean Lemnos, but,
being driven from Lemnos by Tyrsenians, they came to
Sparta as suppliants ; and, when they left Sparta, Theras,
goodly son of Autesion, brought them to the isle of Calliste,
and it took the name of Thera from him in exchange for
its own. But these things happened after the time of
Euphemus.

And when they were gone hence, they sailed steadily
through the boundless swell, and stopped at the beach of
jEgina. Here on a sudden arose an innocent strife among
them about the drawing of water, who should be first to



= Tticvoic, in which sense this word is always used by
Alexandrine writers.

3 The isle of Calliste, afterwards called Thera, from Theras, son of
Autesion. who colonized it from Sparta.



L. 1739-1779.] THE ARGONAUTICA. 209

draw his jar, and get him to the ship again ; for need
and the ceaseless breeze hurried them alike. There, to
this day, 1 the young men of the Myrmidons take up full
jars upon their shoulders, and at once dart off to race
striving for the victory.

Be gracious, race of blessed chieftains ! and from year
to year may these songs be sweeter to sing to men ! For
now am I come unto the end of your glorious toils ; for
there was no further adventure ordained you as ye came
from ^Egina, nor did hurricanes rise against you, but
calmly ye coasted by the land of Cecrops and past Aulis,
in under Euboea and the towns of the Opuntian Locri, till
with gladness ye stept forth upon the strand of Pagasse.

1 !vO' m vvv, i.e. the custom is still observed amongst their
descendants.



Ciltetotcfe fress

CHARLES WHITTINGHAM AND CO.
TOOKS COURT, CHANCERY LANB.



CATALOGUE OF

BONN'S LIBRARIES.



JV.B. It is requested that all orders be accompanied by
payment. Books are sent carriage free on the receipt of the
published price in stamps or otherwise.

The Works to which the letters ' N. S.' (denoting New
Style) are appended are kept in neat cloth bindings of various
colours, as well as in the regular Library style. All Orders
are executed in the New binding, unless the contrary is ex-
pressly stated.

Complete Sets or Separate Volumes can be had at short
notice, half-bound in calf or morocco.



New Volumes of Standard Works in the various branches
of Literature are constantly being added to this Series, which
is already unsurpassed in respect to the number, variety, and
cheapness of the Works contained in it. The Publishers beg
to announce the following Volumes as recently issued or now
in preparation :

Seneca's Minor Essays and On Clemency. Translated by A.

Stewart, M.A. [Ready. See p. 16.

Schopenhauer on the Fourfold Root and on the Will in Nature.

Translated from the German. [Ready. Sec p. 9.

Schumann's Early Letters. [Ready. Seep. 8.

Bond's Handy Book of Rules and Tables for Verifying Dates
WITH THE CHRISTIAN ERA, &c. \_Ready. Sec p. 19.

Chess Congress, 1862. Second and Cheaper Edition.

[Ready. See p. 18.

Arthur Young's Travels in France. Edited by Miss Betham

Edwards. With a Portrait. [Ready. Seep. 8.

Johnson's Lives of the Poets. Edited by Robina Napier.

[/ the press.

The Works of Flavius Josephus. Whiston's Translation. Revised

by Rev. A. R. Shilleto, M.A. With Topographical and Geographical Notes
by Sir C. W. Wilson, K.C.M.G. [In the press.

Hoffmann's Works. Translated by Lieut. -Colonel Ewing. Vol. II.

[/ the press.

North's Lives of the Norths.

Pascal's Thoughts. Translated by C. Kegan Paul. t/ the press.

Bjornsen's Arne and the Fisher Lassie. Translated by W. H.

Low. [In t/te press.

Apollonius Rhodius. The Argonautica. Trans, by E. P. Coleridge.
Racine's Plays. Translated by R. B. Boswell.

For forthcoming Volumes in the SELECT LIBRARY, see p. 24.



func, 1889.



BONN'S LIBRARIES.



STANDARD LIBRARY.

322 Vols. at 35. 6d. each, excepting those marked otherwise. (57/. u. 6d.)



ADDISON'S Works. Notes of Bishop
Hurd. Short Memoir, Portrait, and 8
Plates of Medals. 6 vols. N. S. _

This is the most complete edition of
Addison's Works issued.

ALFIERI'S Tragedies. In English
Verse. With Notes, Arguments, and In-
troduction, by E. A. Bowring, C.B. 2 vols.
N. S.

AMERICAN POETRY. See Poetry
of America.

BACON'S Moral and Historical
Works, including Essays, Apophthegms,
Wisdom of the Ancients, New Atlantis,
Henry VII., Henry VIII., Elizabeth,
Henry Prince of Wales, History of Great
Britain , Julius Caesar, and Augustus Caesar.
With Critical and Biographical Introduc-
tion and Notes by J. Devey, M.A. Por-
trait. N. S.
See also Philosophical Library.

BALLADS AND SONGS of the Pea-
santry of England, from Oral Recitation,
private MSS., Broadsides, &c. Edit, by
R. Bell. N. S.

BEAUMONT AND FLETCHER.

Selections. With Notes and Introduction
by Leigh Hunt.

BECKMANN (J.) History of Inven-
tions, Discoveries, and Origins. With
Portraits of Beckmann and James Watt.
2 vols. N. S.

BELL (Robert). Set Ballads, Chaucer,
Green.

BOSWELL'S Life of Johnson, with
the TOUR in the HEBRIDES and
JOHNSONIANA. New Edition, with
Notes and Appendices, by the Rev. A.
Napier, M.A., Trinity College, Cam-
bridge, Vicar of Holkham, Editor of the
Cambridge Edition of the ' Theological
Workslof Barrow.' With Frontispiece to
each vol. 6 vols. N.S.

BREMER'S (Frederika) Works.

Trans, by M.Howitt. Portrait. 4 vols. N.S.



BRINK (B. T.) Early English Litera-

ture (to Wiclif). By Bernhard Ten Brink.
Trans, by Prof. H. M. Kennedy. N. S.

BRITISH POETS, from Milton to Kirke
White. Cabinet Edition. With Frontis-
piece. 4 vols. N. S.

BROWNE'S (Sir Thomas) Works.

Edit, by S. Wilkin, with Dr. Johnson's
Life of Browne. Portrait. 3 vols.



BURKE'S Works. 6 vols. N. S.

Speeches on the Impeachment

of Warren Hastings ; and Letters. 2 vols.
N.S.

Life. By J. Prior. Portrait. N. S.

BURNS (Robert). Life of. By J. G.
Lockhart, D.C.L. A new and enlarged
edition. With Notes and Appendices by
W. S. Douglas. Portrait. N. S.

BUTLER'S (Bp.) Analogy of Reli.

gion; Natural and Revealed, to the Con-
stitution and Course of Nature ; with Two
Dissertations on Identity and Virtue, and
Fifteen Sermons. With Introductions,
Notes, and Memoir. Portrait. N. S.

CAMOEN'S Lusiad, or the Discovery
of India. An Epic Poem. Trans, from
the Portuguese, with Dissertation, His-
torical Sketch, and Life, by W. J. Mickle.
5th edition. N. S.

CARAFAS (The) of Maddaloni.

Naples under Spanish Dominion. Trans,
by Alfred de Reumont. Portrait of Mas-
saniello.

CARREL. The Counter-Revolution

in England for the Re-establishment of
Popery under Charles II. and James II.,
by Armand Carrel ; with Fox's History of
James II. and Lord Lonsdale's Memoir of
James II. Portrait of Carrel.

CARRUTHERS. - See />*/*. ' /#*
trated Library.



BOHWS LIBRARIES.



CART'S Dante. The Vision of Hell,
Purgatory, and Pa.adise. Trans, by Rev.
H. F. Cary, M.A. With Life, Chronolo-
gical View of his Age, Notes, and Index
of Proper Names. Portrait. N. S.

This is the authentic edition, containing
Mr. Gary's last corrections, with additional
notes.

CELLINI (Benvennto). Memoirs of,
by himself. With Notes of G. P. Carpani.
Trans, by T. Roscoe. Portrait. N. S.

CERVANTES' Galatea. A Pastoral
Romance. Trans, by G. W.J. Gyll. N.S.

Exemplary Novels. Trans, by

W. K. Kelly. N. S.

Don Quixote do la Mancha.

Motteux's Translation revised. With Lock-
hart's Life and Notes. 2 vols. N. S.

CHAUCER'S Poetical "Works. With
Poems formerly attributed to him. With a
Memoir, Introduction, Notes, and a Glos-
sary, by R. Bell. Improved edition, with
Preliminary Essay by Rev. W. W. Skeat,
M.A. Portrait. 4 vols. N. S.

CLASSIC TALES, containing Rasselas,
Vicar of Wakefield, Gulliver's Travels, and
The Sentimental Journey. A^. S.

COLERIDGE'S (S. T.) Friend. A Series
of Essays on Morals, Politics, and Reli-
gion Portrait. N. S.

Aids to Reflection. Confessions

of an Inquiring Spirit ; and Essays on
Faith and the Common Prayer-book. N ew
Edition, revised. N. S.

Table-Talk and Omnlana. By

T. Ashe, B.A. N.S.

Lectures on Shakspere and

other Poets. Edit, by T. Ashe, B.A. N.S.

Containing the lectures taken down in
1811-12 by J. P. Collier, and those de-
livered at Bristol in 1813.
Biographia Liter aria ; or, Bio-
graphical Sketches of my Literary Life
and Opinions; with Two Lay Sermons.
N.S.

Miscellanies, .Esthetic and

Literary ; to which is added, THE THEORY
OF LIFE. Collected and arranged by
T. Ashe, B.A. N.S.

COMMINES.-vSV* Philip.

CONDE'S History of the Dominion

of the Arabs in Spain. Trans, by Mrs.
Foster. Portrait of Abderahmen ben
Moavia. 3 vols.

COWPER'SCompleteWorks, Poems,

Correspondence, and Translations. Edit,
with Memoir by R. Seuthey. 45 En-
gravings. 8 vols.



COXE'S Memoirs of the Duke ot

Marlborough. With his original Corre-
spondence, from family records at Blen-
heim. Revised edition. Portraits. 3 vols.
** An Atlas of the plans of Marl-
borough's campaigns, 410. ios. 6<i.

History of the House of Austria.

From the Foundation of the Monarchy by
Rhodolph of Hapsburgh to the Death of
Leopold II., 1218-1792. By Archdn. Coxe.
With Continuation from the Accession of
Francis I. to the Revolution of 1848.
4 Portraits. 4 vols.

CUNNINGHAM'S Lives of the most
Eminent British Painters. With Notes
and 16 fresh Lives by Mrs. Heaton. 3 vols.
N.S.

DEFOE'S Novels and Miscellaneous

Works. With Prefaces and Notes, in-
ducing those attributed to Sir W. Scott.
Portrait. 7 vols. N. S.

DE LOLME'S Constitution of Eng-
land, in which it is compared both with the
Republican form of Government and the
other Monarchies of Europe. Edit., with
Life and Notes, by J. Macgregor, M.P.

DUNLOP'S History of Fiction. With
Introduction and Supplement adapting the
work to present requirements. By Henry
Wilson. 2 vols. , 5$ . each.

EMERSON'S Works. 3 vols. Most
complete edition published. N. S.

Vol. I. Essays, Lectures, and Poems.

Vol. II. English Traits, Nature, and
Conduct of Life.

Vol. III. Society and Solitude Letters
and Social Aims Miscellaneous Papers
(hitherto uncollected) May-Day, &c.

FOSTER'S (John) Life and Corre-
spondence. Edit, by J. E. Ryland. Por-
trait. 2 vols. N. S.

Lectures at Broadmead Chapel.

Edit, by J. E. Ryland. 2 vols. N. S.

Critical Essays contributed to

the ' Eclectic Review.' Edit, by J. E.
Ryland. a vols. N. S.

Essays : On Decision of Charac-
ter ; on a Man's writing Memoirs of Him-
self; on the epithet Romantic ; on the
aversion of Men of Taste to Evangelical
Religion. N. 5.

Essays on the Evils of Popular

Ignorance, and a Discourse on the Propa-
gation of Christianity in India. N. S.

Essay on the Improvement of

Time, with Notes of Sermons and other
Pieces. N. S.

Fosteriana : selected from periodical

papers, edit, by H. G. Bonn. A". S.



STANDARD LIBRARY.



FOX (Rt. Hon. C. J.) See Carrel.

GIBBON'S Decline and Fall of the

Roman Empire. Complete and unabridged,
with variorum Notes ; including those of
Guizot, Wenck, Niebuhr, Hugo, Neander,
and others. 7 vols. 2 Maps and Portrait.
N.S.

GOETHE'S Works. Trans, into English
by E. A. Bowring, C.B., Anna Swanwick,
Sir Walter Scott, &c. &c. 13 vols N. S.

Vols. I. and II. Autobiography and An-
nals. Portrait.

Vol. III. Faust. Complete.

Vol. IV. Novels and Tales : containing
Elective Affinities, Sorrows of Werther,
The German Emigrants, The Good Wo-
men, and a Npuvelette.

Vol. V. Wilhelm Meister's Apprentice-
ship.

Vol. VI. Conversations with Eckerman
and Soret.

Vol. VII. Poems and Ballads in the ori-
ginal Metres, including Hermann and
Dorothea.

Vol. VIII. Gotz von Berlichingen, Tor-
quato Tasso, Egmont, Iphigenia, Clavigo,
Wayward Lover, and Fellow Culprits.

Vol. IX. Wilhelm Meister's Travels.
Complete Edition.

Vol. X. Tour in Italy. Two Parts.
And Second Residence in Rome.

Vol. XI. Miscellaneous Travels, Letters
from Switzerland, Campaign in France,
Siege of Mainz, and Rhine Tour.

Vol. XII. Early and Miscellaneous
Letters, including Letters to his Mother,
with Biography and Notes.

Vol. XIII . Correspondence with Zelter.

Correspondence with Schiller.

2 vols. See Schiller.

GOLDSMITH'S Works. 5 vols. N.S.

Vol. I. Life, Vicar of Wakefield, Essays,
and Letters.

Vol. II. Poems, Plays, Bee, Cock Lane
Ghost.

Vol. III.-r*The Citizen of the World,
Polite Learning in Europe.

Vol. IV. Biographies, Criticisms, Later
Essays.

Vol. V. Prefaces, Natural History,
Letters, Goody Two-Shoes, Index.

GREENE, MARLOW, and BEN

JONSON (Poems of). With Notes and
Memoirs by R. Bell. N. S.

GREGpRY'S (Dr.) The Evidences,

Doctrines, and Duties of the Christian Re-
ligion.

GRIMM'S Honsehold Tales. With the
Original Notes. Trans, by Mrs. A. Hunt.
Introduction by Andrew Lang, M.A. 2
vols. N.S.



GUIZOT'S History of Representative

Government in Europe. Trans, by A. R.

Scoble.

English Revolution of 1640. From

the Accession of Charles I. to his Death.
Trans, by W. Hazlitt. Portrait.

History of Civilisation. From the

Roman Empire to the French Revolution.
Trans, by W, Hazlitt. Portraits. 3 vols

HALL'S (Rev. Robert) Works and

Remains. Memoir by Dr. Gregory and
Essay by J. Foster. Portrait.

HAUFF'S Tales. The Caravan The
Sheikh of Alexandria The Inn in the
Spessart. Translated by Prof. S. Mendel.
N.S.

HAWTHORNE'S Tales. 3 vols. AT. .S 1 .

Vol. I. Twice-told Tales, and the Snow
Image.

Vol. II. Scarlet Letter, and the House
with Seven Gables.

Vol. III. Transformation, and Blithe-
dale Romance.

HAZLITT'S (W.) Works. 7 vols. N.S.
Table-Talk.

The Literature of the Age of

Elizabeth and Characters of Shakespeare's
Plays. N. S.

English Poets and English Comic

Writers. N.S.

The Plain Speaker. Opinions on

Books, Men, and Things. N. S.

Round Table. Conversations of

James Northcote, R.A. ; Characteristics.
N.S.

Sketches and Essays, and Winter-
slow. N. S.

Spirit of the Age; or, Contem-
porary Portraits. To which are added
Free Thoughts on Public Aftairs, and a
Letter to William Gifford. New Edition
by W. Carew Hazlitt. N. S.

HEINE'S Poems. Translated in the
original Metres, with Life by E. A. Bow-
ring, C.B. N. S.

Travel-Pictures^ The Tour in the

Harz, Norderney, and Book of Ideas, to-
gether with the Romantic School. Trans,
by F. Storr. With Maps and Appendices.
N.S.

HOFFMANN'S Works. The Serapion
Brethren. Vol. I. Trans, by Lt.-Col.
Ewing. N. S. \Vol. 11. in the press.



BOHN'S LIBRARIES.



HUGO'S (Victor) Dramatic Works:

Hernani RuyBlas TheKing's Diversion.
Translated by Mrs. Newton Crosland and
F. L. Slous. N. S.

Poems, chiefly Lyrical. Collected by

H. L. Williams. N. S.

This volume contains contributions from
F. S. Mahoney, G. W. M. Reynolds,
Andrew Lang, Edwin Arnold, Mrs. Newton
Crosland, Miss Fanny Kemble, Bishop
Alexander, Prof. Dowden, &c.

HUNGARY : its History and Revo-
lution, with Memoir of Kossuth. Portrait.

HUTCHINSON (Colonel). Memoirs
of. By his Widow, with her Autobio-
graphy, and the Siege of Lathom House.
Portrait. N. S.

IRVING'S (Washington) Complete
Works. 15 vols. N. 5.

; Life and Letters. By his Nephew,

Pierre E. Irving. With Index and a
Portrait. 2 vols. N. S.

JAMES'S (G. P. R.) Life of Richard

Cceur de Lion. Portraits of Richard and
Philip Augustus. 2 vols.

Louis XIV. Portraits, a vols.

JAMESON (Mrs.) Shakespeare's

Heroines. Characteristics of Women. By
Mrs. Jameson. N. S.

JEAN PAUL See Richter.

JONSON (Ben). Poems of. See Greene.

JUNIUS'S Letters. With Woodfall's
Notes. An Essay on the Authorship. Fac-
similes of Handwriting. 2 vols. A 7 . S.

LA FONTAINE'S Fables. In English
Verse, with Essay on the Fabulists. By
Elizur Wright. N. S.

LAMAKTINE S The Girondists, or

Personal Memoirs of the Patriots of the
French Revolution. Trans, by H. T.
Ryde. Portraits of Robespierre, Madame
Roland, and Charlotte Corday. 3 vols.

The Restoration of Monarchy

in France (a Sequel to The Girondists).

5 Portraits. 4 vols.

The French Revolution of 1848.

6 Portraits.

LAMB'S (Charles) Ella and Ellana.

Complete Edition. Portrait. N. S.

Specimens of English Dramatic

Poets of the time of Elizabe'h. Notes,
with the Extracts from the Gamck Plays.
ff.S.

Taifonrd's Letters of Charles

Lamb. New Edition, by W. Carew
Hazlitt. a vols. N. S.



pl
by



LANZI'S History of Painting in

Italy, from the Period of the Revival of
the Fine Arts to the End of the i8th
Century. With Memoir of the Author.
Portraits of Raffaelle, Titian, and Cor-
reggio, after the Artists themselves. Trans.
by T. Roscoe. 3 vols.

LAPPENBERG'S England under the

Anglo-Saxon Kings. Trans, by B.Thorpe,
F.S.A. 2 vols. N. S.

LESSING'S Dramatic Works. Com-
lete. By E. Bell, M.A. With Memoir
y H. Zimmern. Portrait. 2 vols. A^. .S".

- Laokoon, Dramatic Notes, and
Representation of Death by the Ancients.
Frontispiece, N. S.

LOCKE'S Philosophical Works, con-

taining Human Understanding, with Bishop
of Worcester, Malebranche's Opinions, Na-
tural Philosophy, Reading and Study.
With Preliminary Discourse, Analysis, and
Notes, by J. A. St. John. Portrait. 2 vols.
N. S.

- Life and Letters, with Extracts from
his Common-place Books. By Lord King.

LOCKH ART (J. G.) See Burns.
LONSDALE (Lord). See Carrel.

LUTHER'S Table-Talk. Trans, by W.
Hazlitt. With Life by A. Chalmers, and
LUTHER'S CATECHISM. Portrait after
Cranach. N, S.

- Autobiography. See Michelet.

MACHIAVELLTS History of Flo-

rence, THE PRINCE, Savonarola, Historical
Tracts, and Memoir. Portrait. N. S.

MARLOWE. Poems of. See Greene.

MARTINEAU'S (Harriet) History

of England (including History of the Peace)
from 1800-1846. 5 vols. N. S.

MENZEL'S History of Germany,

from he Earliest Period to the Crimean
War. Portraits. 3 vols.

MICHELET'S Autobiography of

Luther. Trans, by W. Hazlitt. With
Notes. N. S.

- The French Revolution to the

Flight of the King in 1791. N. S.

MIGNET'S The French Revolution,

from 1789 to 1814. Portrait of Napoleon.
N. S.

MILTON'S Prose Works. With Pre.
face, Preliminary Remarks by J. A. St.
John, and Index. 5 vols.

MITFORD'S (Miss) Our Village.
Sketches of Rural Character and Scenery.
2 Engravings. 2 vols. A 7 . S.



STANDARD LIBRARY.



MOLIERE'S Dramatic Works. la

English Prose, by C. H. Wall. With a
Life and a Portrait. 3 vols. N. S.

' It is not too much to say that we have
here probably as good a translation of
Moliere as can be given.' Academy.
MONTAGU. Letters and Works of
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu. Lord
Wharncliffe's Third Edition. Edited by
W. Moy Thomas. With steel plates. 2
vols. 5.1. each. N. S.

MONTESQUIEU'S Spirit of Laws.

Revised Edition, with D'Alembert's Analy-
sis, Notes, and Memoir. 2 vols. N. S.

NEANDER (Dr. A.) History of the

Christian Religion and Church. Trans, by
J. Torrey. With Short Memoir. 10 vols.

- Life of Jesus Christ, in its His-
torical Connexion and Development, ff. S.

- - The Planting and Training of

the Christian Church by the Apostles.
With the Antignosticus, or Spirit of Ter-
tullian. Trans, by J. E. Ryland. 2 vols.

- Lectures on the History of
Christian Dogmas. Trans, by J. E. Ry-
land. 2 vols.

- Memorials of Christian Life in
the Early and Middle Ages ; including
Light in Dark Places. Trans, by J. E.
Ryland.

OCKLEY (S.) History of the Sara-
cens and their Conquests in Syria, Persia,
and Egypt. Comprising the Lives of
Mohammed and his Successors to the
Death of Abdalmelik, the Eleventh Caliph.
By Simon Ockley, B.D., Prof, of Arabic
in Univ. of Cambridge. Portrait of Mo-
hammed.

PERCY'S Reliques of Ancient Eng-
lish Poetry, consisting of Ballads, Songs,
and other Pieces of our earlier Poets, with
some few of later date. With Essay on
Ancient Minstrels, and Glossary. 2 vols.
N.S.

PHILIP DE COMMINES. Memoirs

' of. Containing the Histories of Louis XI.
and Charles VIII., and Charles the Bold,
Duke of Burgundy. With the History of
Louis XL, by J. de Troyes. With a Life



and Notes by A. R. Scoble.
2 vols.



Portraits.



PLUTARCH'S LIVES. Newly Trans-


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 18 20 21

Online LibraryRhodius ApolloniusThe Argonautica of Apollonius Rhodius → online text (page 18 of 21)