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Rollinis Anc. Hist. Vol. X
to face the Title
H. Gravelot, in del. et Sculp
AUGUSTUS (- CLEOPATRA.
Paltijheda feb 12092754, byf.&P. Knapton
· A N D
GRECI A N S.
of Paris, now Professor of Eloquence in the Royal
Translated from the FRENCH.
I O N D ON:
at the Crown in Ludgate-Street. MDCCXXXVI.
H IS TO RY
I. Continuation of the history of
Sicily, from HIERO II, to the taking of SYRACUSE by MARCELLUS. Summary of the history of SYRACUSE. Refections upon its government and ARCHIMEDES.
II. Continuation of the history of
ALEXANDER’s Successors. War
of CLEOPATRA's life and reign. III. History of Antony and
CLEOPATRA. Battle of AcTIUM. Death of ANTONY and CLEOPATRA. EGYPT reduced into a province of the Roman empire. Conclusion of
the whole antient history. IV. Of Arts and Sciences, espe.
cially those of the antients. Agriculture. Countries celebrated for corn.
Wines of Greece and Italy. Farms, vineyards, cattle, &c. Of rural life. Of commerce.
Its antiquity, object, and materials. Places most famous for it. Mines of gold, silver, copper, iron, &c. Coin and medalş. Pearls. Purple. Silk.
By Mr. ROLLIN, late Principal of the University of
Paris, now Professor of Eloquence in the Royal College, and Member of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions and Belles Lettres.
Translated from the FRENCH,
LO N D ON:
Printed for JAMES, JOHN and PAUL KNAPTON,
at the Crown in Ludgate-Street. MDCC XXXVI.