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" It may not improperly be derived from a memorable transaction happening between the Romans and Sabines, mentioned by Dionysius, which was thus : the Romans, about the infancy of the city, wanting wives, and finding they could not obtain the neighbouring... "
The British Apollo: Containing Two Thousand Answers to Curious Questions in ... - Page 106
1726 - 1056 pages
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Antiquitates Curiosae: The Etymology of Many Remarkable Old Sayings ...

Joseph Taylor - 1819 - 156 pages
...transaction happening between the Romans and Sabines, mentioned by Dionysius, to the following effect : The Romans, about the infancy of the city, wanting...not obtain the neighbouring women by their peaceable addresses, resolved to make use of a stratagem ; and accordingly, Romulus instituted certain games...
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Curious Antiquities: Or, The Etymology of Many Remarkable Old Sayings ...

Joseph Taylor - 1820 - 108 pages
...transaction happening between the Romans and Subines, mentioned by Dionysius, to the following effect: The Romans, about the infancy of the city, wanting...they could not obtain the neighbouring women by their 2 * 17 peaceable addresses, resolved to make use of a stratagem ; and accordingly, Romulus instituted...
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Observations on popular antiquities: including the whole of mr ..., Volume 1

John Brand - 1849
...derived from a memorable transaction happening between the1 Romans and Sabines, mentioned by Dionysius, which was thus : the Romans, about the infancy of...not obtain the neighbouring women by their peaceable addresses, resolved to make use of a stratagem ; and, accordingly, Romulus institutes certain games...
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The Boy's Yearly Volume for ...

1868
...derived from a memorable transaction happening between tho Romans and Sabines, mentioned by Dionysius, which was thus: The Romans, about the infancy...not obtain the neighbouring women by their peaceable addresses, resolved to make use of a stratagem ; and, accordingly, Romulus instituted certain games,...
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Observations on Popular Antiquities Chiefly Illustrating the Origin of Our ...

John Brand, Henry Ellis - 1900 - 807 pages
...derived from a memorable transaction happening between the Romans and Sabines, mentioned by Dionysius, which was thus : the Romans, about the infancy of...not obtain the neighbouring women by their peaceable addresses, resolved to make use of a stratagem ; and, accordingly, Romulus institutes certain Games,...
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Faiths and Folklore: A Dictionary of National Beliefs ..., Volume 1

William Carew Hazlitt - 1905 - 672 pages
...derived from a memorable transaction happening between the Romans and Sabines, mentioned by Dionysius, which was thus : the Romans, about the infancy of...not obtain the neighbouring women by their peaceable addresses, resolved to make use of a stratagem ; and accordingly Romulus instituted certain games,...
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