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The Glory of the City-Destruction-Excavation - Entering Pompeii (Page 21-25)— The

Streets of the City—The Theatres of Pompeii-Villa of Julia Felix- Pavements and
Sidewalks – Arrangement of Private Houses (Page 26-53)— Elegance of Domestic
Architecture-Ground Plan of Roman Housc-Exterior Apartments-Interior
Apartments--Dining Halls—The Triclinium-Materials and Construction—The
Salve Lucru-Paintings and Decorations—The Drunken Hercules-Wall Decoration
- The Peristyle-The House of Siricus-Political Inscriptions—Electioneering
Advertisements— The Graffiti-Street of the Lupanar-Eighty Loaves of Bread Found
-The House of the Balcony-Human Bodies Preserved—Discovered Bodies-House
of Diomedes (Page 54-74) - Location of the Villa-Ground Plan of the Villa-Detail
of Ground Plan- The Caldarium - Galleries and Halls—Porticoes and Terraces-
Tomb and Family Sepulchre—The Villa Destroyed— Conclusive Evidence-Jewels
and Ornaments—Pliny's Account of a Roman Garden-Stores and Eating Houses
(Page 75-81)—Restaurant-Pompeian Bill of Fare—Circe, Daughter of the Sun-
Houses of Pansa and Sallust (Page 82-102)-Curious Religious Painting-General
View of House-Worship of the Lares-Domesticated Serpents--Discoveries Con.
firm Ancient Authors–Ornamentation and Draperies-Remarkable Mansions--
House of the Vestals-Surgical and other Instruments-Shop of an Apothecary-
House of Holconius (Page 103-112)-Decorations of the Bed-Chambers-Perseus and
Andromeda-Epigraphs and Inscriptions-Ariadne Discovered by Bacchus-
General Survey of the City (Page 113-118)—Wine Merchant's Sign-Sculptor's
Laboratory-House of Emperor Joseph II.......

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ZAMUSEMENTS.

The Amphitheatre-Coliscum–84,000 Seats—The Bloody Entertainments-Examining

the Wounded—Theatres - Roman Baths (Page 147-156)- Jescription of the Baths-
Cold Baths-Warm Chambers—The Vapor Baths-Hot-Air Baths - Social Games
and Sports (Page 157-162)-Domestic Games-Jugglers—Game of Cities-Gym-
nastic Arts—Social Entertainments (Page 163-180)-Characteristics of the Dance

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TABLE OF CONTENTS.

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Homer - Paris - Achilles — The Vengeance of Odysseus-Sophocles— Herodotus, The

Crocodile — Artabanus Dissuades Xerxes — Socrates — Socrates and Aristodemus —

Aristophanes — Plato— The Perfect Beauty - Last Hours of Socrates — Demos-

thenes — Philip and the Athenians — Measures to Resist Philip— Former Athenians

Described — Oration on the Crown- Invective against Catiline — Expulsion of Cati-

line from Rome–The Tyrant Prætor Denounced-Immortality of the Soul -Julius

Cæsar— The Germans - Battle of Pharsalia — Virgil — Employment of the Bee -

Punishments in Hell— Horace — To Licinius - Happiness Founded on Wisdom —

The Equality of Man— Plutarch – Proscription of Sylla – Demosthenes and Cicero

Compared....

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Extent of the Tombs-An Acre and a quarter in a Tomb-Sculpturings-Painting-

Burying According to Rank—Mummies–Mummy Cases and Sarcophagi-Roman
Tombs-Inscriptions The Catacombs (Page 873-910)— Inscriptions—Catacombs-
Christian Inscriptions – Early Inscriptions— Catacombs, nearly 900 miles long-
Utensils from the Catacombs-Paintings-S. Calixtus-Lord's Supper......833-910

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Truth OF THE BIBLE

The Assyrian and Babylonian Discoveries — 1100 Christian Inscriptions — The use of

the Bible for Excavators — Accordance with Ancient Writings — Frieze from the
Arch of Titus — No Book produced by Chance— God the Author— Its Great Antiq.
uity--The Pentateuch — Preservation of the Scripture - Its Important Discoveries
- its Peculiar Style - Its Harmony - Its Impartiality - Its Prophecies-Its Impor.
tant Doctrines — Its Holy Tendency-Its Aims, Its Effects — Its General Reception
- Persecuted but not Persecuting...

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COLISEUM OF ROME..
DESTRUCTION OF POMPEII
VIEW OF POMPEII. (From a Photograph).
PLAN OF A Roman House...
VESTIBULE OF A POMPEIAN HOUSE.
TRICLINICM OR DINING-ROOM.
HERCULES DRUNK. (From Pompeii).
DISCOVERED BODY AT POMPEII...
GROUND PLAN OF THE SUBURBAN VILLA OF DIOMEDES.
WALL PAINTING AT POMPEI..
HOUSEHOLD UTENSILS...
RESTAURANT. (From Wall Painting).
BED AND TABLE AT POMPEII. (From Wall Painting).
PLAN OF A TRICLINIUM..
HEAD OF CIRCE.....
KITCHEN FURNITURE AT POMPEI...
BROOCHES OF GOLD FOUND AT POMPEII..
SCALES FOUND at Pompen.
WALL PAINTING FOUND AT POMPEI..
GOLD BREASTPINS FOUND AT POMPEII.
A LABORATORY, AS FOUND IN POMPEII.
FIRST WALLS DISCOVERED IN POMPEII.

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