The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839) eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 827 pages of information about The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839).

UNIVERSAL MYTHOLOGY; an Account of the most important Mythological Systems, their Origin and Connexion.  By the Rev HENRY CHRISTMAS, St. John’s Coll., Camb. 7_s._

The Mythology of Greece and Rome has hitherto been studied almost exclusively, though neither the most important, nor the most interesting.  The systems of the East and of the North, of Egypt and of China, would have illustrated the Greek and Roman fables, have cleared up their difficulties, and explained their allegories. * * * * This object has been attempted in the present work.

THE CAMBRIDGE PORTFOLIO; a Periodical Work comprising Papers illustrative of the principal features in the Scholastic and Social System of the University; Notices of the most Eminent Characters it has produced; Gleanings from the Manuscripts in the several Libraries; and Contributions in Original Literature by contemporary Members.  It also contains descriptive accounts of the principal Buildings in Cambridge, their origin, history, and purposes, accompanied by numerous Etchings, executed by LEWIS, INCE, G. COOKE, and other eminent Artists.  In Parts, at 5_s._ each.

* * * * *

DISSERTATIONS ON THE EUMENIDES OF AESCHYLUS, with the Greek Text, and Critical Remarks.  From the German of MULLER. 9_s._ 6_d._

* * * * *

THE FROGS OF ARISTOPHANES, with ENGLISH NOTES, for the Use of Schools and Students.  By the Rev. H. P. COOKESLEY. 7_s._

* * * * *

THE AULULARIA of PLAUTUS, with Notes by JAMES HILDYARD, M.A., Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge. 7_s._ 6_d._

* * * * *

SCHLEIERMACHER’S INTRODUCTIONS TO THE DIALOGUES of PLATO; translated from the German, by WILLIAM DOBSON, M.A., Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. 12_s._ 6_d._

* * * * *

ADRIAN, a TALE of ITALY, in Three Cantos; with the STAR OF DESTINY, and other Poems.  By HENRY COOK, Esc. 7_s._ 6_d._

* * * * *

THE BRITISH MONTHS, a Poem, in Twelve Parts.  By RICHARD MANT, D.D., Lord Bishop of Down and Connor. 2 Vols., 9_s._

* * * * *

THE STORY of CONSTANTINE; a Poem.  By the Rev. THOMAS E. HANKINSON, M.A., of Corpus Christi, Cambridge. 1s. 6d.  Also by the same Author, the following SEATONIAN PRIZE POEMS: 

ETHIOPIA STRETCHING FORTH HER HAND. 1s. 6d.  JACOB, 1s.  ISHMAEL, 1s.  PAUL AT PHILIPPI, 2s.

* * * * *

THE SATIRES and EPISTLES of HORACE, interpreted by DAVID HUNTER, Esq., M.A. 4s. 6d.

THE PHILOSOPHY OF LIVING; by HERBERT MAYO, F.R.S., Senior Surgeon of the Middlesex Hospital. 8s. 6d.

SUMMARY OF THE CONTENTS.

DIVERSITIES OF CONSTITUTION; Temperament; Habit; Diathesis.

Copyrights
Project Gutenberg
The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839) from Project Gutenberg. Public domain.
Follow Us on Facebook