Exercises on the Syntax of the Greek Language (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Exercises on the Syntax of the Greek Language As a feeble return for numerous acts of kindness, allow me the privilege of inscribing to you this little volume, and of indulging, at the same time, the ﬂatter ing hope that it may not prove altogether unworthy of 'our notice. I shall'esteem myself peculiarly fortunate, if my humble labours can secure the approbation of one in whom private and public worth are so intimately blended, and under whose fostering care our Institution has made so rapid a progress in the career of improve. Ment. The work which I take the liberty of presenting, must, of course, stand or fall by its own merits; yet I cannot omit the present opportunity of trespassing a lit tle on your kind attention, while] state a few particulars respecting the plan which has been pursued in it. 3 The Greek Exercises of Dr. Neilson, long and advantageously known in this country and in Great Britain, had come into very general use, when, by an occurrence unfortu nately but too common in the case of some of our most valuable school-books, a blow was inﬂicte which ren (1e the work perfectly useless. From a two e mis conception of the true mode of education, an edition 05' About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 226 pages
- 152 x 229 x 12mm | 310g
- 06 Feb 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 146 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white