The Orations of Demosthenes Against Leptines, Midias, Androtion, and Aristocrates, Volume 3

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H.G. Bohn, 1856 - 407 pages
 

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Page 269 - Wha will be a traitor knave? Wha can fill a coward's grave? Wha sae base as be a slave? Let him turn and flee! Wha for Scotland's king...
Page 350 - And he that stealeth a man, and selleth him, or if he be found in his hand, he shall surely be put to death.
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