A New Cyropaedia, or the Travels of Cyrus Young; With a Discourse on the Mythology of the Ancients, Vol. 1 : Nueva Ciropedia, O Los Viages de Ciro Joven; Con Un Discurso Sobre La Mitologia de Los Antiguos (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from A New Cyropædia, or the Travels of Cyrus Young; With a Discourse on the Mythology of the Ancients, Vol. 1: Nueva Ciropedia, Ó Los Viages De Ciro Joven; Con Un Discurso Sobre La Mitologia De Los Antiguos I have departed as little as was pos sible from. The most exact chronoloq. Mr. Freret an eminent Member of t e Academy of Inscriptions at Paris, has writ ten a Letter to me on that subject, which I canot without injustice withold from. The publick; to that letter I refer therca der. He there discusses the matter with a brevity, perspicui to which I could never have' attained. E only liberty Ihave taken is to mix'with my historical episodes certain situations 8: characters to render my narration more instructive 8: intesting. 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.
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