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Page 282 - HODGSON -MYTHOLOGY FOR LATIN VERSIFICATION. A brief Sketch of the Fables of the Ancients, prepared to be rendered into Latin Verse for Schools. By F. HODGSON, BD, late Provost of Eton. New Edition, revised by FC HODGSON, MA i8mo. y. HOMER— THE ODYSSEY. Done into English by SH BUTCHER, MA, Fellow of University College, Oxford, and ANDREW LANG, MA, late Fellow of Merton College, Oxford.
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