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  • A successful attempt to state the theories and facts of chemistry, not in condensed epitomes, but in an easily read form.
  • Epitomes of these elaborate works were published, 1851-1853.
  • For the life of Marius the original sources are numerous passages in Cicero's works, Sallust's Jugurtha, the epitomes of the lost books of Livy, Plutarch's Lives of Sulla and Marius, Velleius Paterculus, Florus and Appian's Bellum civile.
  • Churches now became, in form and decoration, epitomes of the Christian scheme of salvation as the middle ages understood it.
  • Texts, translating Greek books into Latin, compiling grammars, commentaries, encyclopaedias, dictionaries, epitomes and ephemerides.

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