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From the Preface:Sir W. Smith's "Smaller Classical Dictionary", designed for the use of those who did not need so large a book as his "Classical Dictionary", was drawn up in 1852, and necessarily contained much which later research has shown to be incorrect or imperfect. The present work, designed for the same purpose, has been abridged, with revisions throughout, from theFrom the Preface:Sir W. Smith's "Smaller Classical Dictionary", designed for the use of those who did not need so large a book as his "Classical Dictionary", was drawn up in 1852, and necessarily contained much which later research has shown to be incorrect or imperfect. The present work, designed for the same purpose, has been abridged, with revisions throughout, from the new and revised edition of the "Classical Dictionary" which was published in 1893. All those names have been retained which will be met with in the works of classical authors usually read in schools; the quantities have been marked, and the genitive cases added: many new illustrations also, and new maps and plans have been inserted.G.E. MarindinAugust 1898(Seventh Impression January 1949)...

Title : A Smaller Classical Dictionary of Biography, Mythology, and Geography
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ISBN : 21419878
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 688 Pages
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  • Jim Parker
    2018-10-28 13:12

    Not sure I would have made it through Latin class without this little reference work.