Sentence Examples

  • The rolls found in the ruins of Herculaneum contain generally the less interesting works of writers of the, Epicurean school.
  • The more brittle condition of the Latin papyri found at Herculaneum has been instanced as the evil result of this re-making of the material.
  • In the famous picture of Tomomachus of Byzantium Medea is deliberating whether or not she shall kill her children; there are copies of this painting in the mural decorations of Herculaneum and Pompeii.
  • In the period before the Roman supremacy it appears to have been the chief town in the valley of the Sarnus, Herculaneum, Pompeii, Stabiae and Surrentum all being dependent upon it.
  • The talent was of 120 minae of 5400, or 3000 shekels, shown by the talent from Herculaneum, TA, 660,000 and by the weight inscribed PONDO CXXV.

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