Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Farnell: Nepos - Greek and Roman History
Selections Illustrative of Greek and Roman History - Cornelius Nepos, by G. S. Farnell (1891)
The texts have been "edited for the use of beginners" with notes and vocabulary. There is also a helpful chronological table of both Greek and Roman history and detailed introduces to each life. There are brief selections from Miltiades, Themistocles, Pausanias, Aristides, Cimon, Alcibiades, Lysander, Thrasybulus, Agesilaus, Conon, Iphicrates, Pelopidas, Epaminondas, Timoleon, Hamilcar, Hannibal, Cato, and Atticus, with the notes and vocabulary in the back.