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Rollinis Anc. Hist. Vol. X

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H. Gravelot, in del. et Sculp

AUGUSTUS (- CLEOPATRA.

Paltijheda feb 12092754, byf.&P. Knapton

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HISTORY

OF THE

EGYPTIANS,
CARTHAGINIANS,

ASSYRIANS,
BABYLONIANS,
Medes and PERSIANS,
MACEDONIANS,

· A N D

GRECI A N S.

Charter
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 Infcrip-
tions and Belles Lettres.

Translated from the FRENCH.

VOL. X.

I O N D ON:
Printed for JAMES, John and Paul KNAPT ONS

at the Crown in Ludgate-Street. MDCCXXXVI.

H IS TO RY

OF

Alexander's Successors.

CONTAINING

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 MITHRIDATES against the
Romans under SYLLA, LU-
CULLUS, and POMPEY. Pro-
LOMÆUS AULETES. Pom-
Pey's death. War of JULIUS
CÆSER in EGYPT. First part

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.

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