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BOHN'S CLASSICAL LIBRARY.

THE

DEIPNOSOPHISTS

OR

BANQUET OF THE LEARNED

09

ATHENÆUS.

LONDON: R CLAY, PRINTER, BREAD) STREET HILL

ATHENÆUS.

LITERALLY TRANSLATED

By C. D. YONGE, B. A.

WITH AN APPENDIX OF POETICAL FRAGMENTS,

RENDERED INTO ENGLISH VERSE BY VARIOUS AUTHORS,

LONDON:

HENRY G. BOHN, YORK STREET, COVENT GARDEN.

MDCCC LIV.

198.02

BOOK XII.

Love of Pleasure—Luxury of the Persians-Profligacy of the Lydians

Persian Customs-The Sybarites—The Tarentines—The Milesians-

The Abydenes—The Colophonians—Luxury of the Syrians—Of the

Asiatic Kings—Sardanapalus, Philip-The Pisistratidæ--Alcibiades

- Pausanias - Diomnestus — Alexander - Polycrates — Agrigentum

— Lucullus –Aristippus — The Persian - Epicurus—Anaxarchus -

Ptolemy Euergetes—The Lacedæmonians — Cinesias-Anointing -

Venus Callipyge

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BOOK XIII.

Lacedæmonian Marriages-Hercules-Rapacity of Courtesans—Folly

of Marrying-Love-Beauty-Courtesans-Hetäræ--Courtesans-
Love-Beauty of Women-Praise of Modesty-Faults of Philoso-
phers—Lending Money

888–978

BOOK XIV.

Jesters — Concerts — Songs — Rhapsodists - Magodi - Harp-players--

Music-Dancing -Dances — Music - Musical Instruments-Music-
Love Songs—Sweetmeats—Different Courses at Dinner-Dessert
Cheesecakes -Cakes — Vegetables — Pomegranates –Figs-Grapes-
Peacocks — Partridges — The Helots — Cheese -- Cooks — The Thes-
salians-Ματτύη

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BOOK XV.

The Cottabus — Garlands — Dyes — Perfumes

Parodies—Torches

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