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Q. Horatius Flaccus (Horace), The Works of Horace (ed. C. Smart, Theodore Alois Buckley) 10 0 Browse Search
Cornelius Tacitus, A Dialogue on Oratory (ed. Alfred John Church, William Jackson Brodribb) 10 0 Browse Search
Plato, Republic 6 0 Browse Search
Sallust, Conspiracy of Catiline (ed. John Selby Watson, Rev. John Selby Watson, M.A.) 4 0 Browse Search
C. Suetonius Tranquillus, The Lives of the Caesars (ed. Alexander Thomson) 4 0 Browse Search
Epictetus, Works (ed. George Long) 2 0 Browse Search
T. Maccius Plautus, Rudens, or The Fisherman's Rope (ed. Henry Thomas Riley) 2 0 Browse Search
Francis Glass, Washingtonii Vita (ed. J.N. Reynolds) 2 0 Browse Search
C. Suetonius Tranquillus, The Lives of the Caesars (ed. Alexander Thomson) 2 0 Browse Search
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Francis Glass, Washingtonii Vita (ed. J.N. Reynolds), CAPUT DECIMUM. (search)
tos milites, tribuni Bird ductu, Tribuni Bird ductu, “ under the command of Colonel Bird. ” munimentorum Americanorum, haud longè Hand longe, the place whither this detachment was ordered was Peckskill, about fifty miles from the city of New-York. à Novo Eboraco distantium, destruendorum causâ, misit. Frustrà Washingtonius, armorum publicorum curatores, Armorum, &c., by these officers are here meant, “ the commissaires; ” for arma means not only arms, but also tools, implements, of any kind; Virgil uses arma, in the following line, for the tackle and rigging of a ship. “ Colligere arma jubet, validisque incumbere remis. ” ne impedimenta aliudve, ullo loco, quò hostium navibus aditus esset, deponerent, sæpenumerò commonefecerat. At eos serò delicti errorisque pœnituit. Paulo post, Tryonius, dux Anglicus, cum millibus hominum duobus, Novo Eboraco solvit, Rempublicamque versus Connecticutensem cursum tetendit, ut bellica instrumenta, et apparatum Americanorum ibi deposita, s