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This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 70 pages of information about A Handbook for Latin Clubs.

PROGRAMS

The Value of Latin
Pompeii
Ancient Rome
The Roman Forum
The Roman House
Roman Slaves
Roman Children
Education among the Romans
Some Common Professions and Trades among the Romans
Roman Doctors
The Roman Soldier
Caesar
Cicero
Vergil
Horace
Roman Literature
Some Famous Women of Ancient Rome
Roman Holidays
Funeral Customs and Burial Places
Roman Games
Some Famous Buildings of Ancient Rome
Some Famous Roman Letters
Some Ancient Romans of Fame
A Roman Banquet
Roman Roads
Some Roman Gods
Some Famous Temples of Ancient and Modern Rome
Some Religious Customs
Some Famous Pictures and Sculpture
Roman Book and Libraries
Ancient Myths and Legends
The Ancient Myth in Modern Literature
What English Owes to Greek
Modern Rome
Italy of To-day
O Tempora!  O Mores!

SELECTIONS THAT MAY BE USED FOR THE PROGRAMS

A Plea for the Classics Eugene Field
On an Old Latin Text Book T.  W. Higginson
St. Augustine’s Love of Latin Andrew Lang
The Watch of the Old Gods
Old and New Rome Herman Merivale
The Fall of Rome Arthur Chamberlain
A Christmas Hymn Alfred Dommett
Roman Girl’s Song Mrs. Hemans
Capri Walter Taylor Field
Palladium Matthew Arnold
After Construing A.  C. Benson
A Roman Mirror Rennell Rodd
The Doom of the Slothful John Addington Symonds
Hector and Andromache
    Schiller Tr.  Sir E. B. Lytton
Enceladus Henry W. Longfellow
Nil Admirari John G. Saxe
Perdidi Diem Mrs. Sigourney
Jupiter and His Children John G. Saxe
The Prayer of Socrates John H. Finley
By the Roman Road Anonymous
A Nymph’s Lament Nora Hopper
Helen of Troy Nora Hopper
An Etruscan Ring J.  W. Mackail
Orpheus With His Lute William Shakespeare
A Hymn in Praise of Neptune Thomas Campion
Horace’s Philosophy of Life
                             Tr.  Sir Theodore Martin
An Invitation to Dine Written by Horace to Vergil
                             Tr.  Sir Theodore Martin
The Golden Mean.  Horace Tr.  Wm. Cowper
To the Reader.  Martial Tr. 

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