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PERICLES ADDRESSING AN ATHENIAN ASSEMBLY 'Pericles is one of the most famous of the Grecian Orators, and lived about 450 B. C. In this picture we see the orator addressing a vast assembly within sight of the great citadel or Acropolis at Athens. His oratory possessed the intellectual grandeur and artistic finish so characteristic of the highest Eloquence of

Famous Orators of the World
And Their Best Orations

-CONTAININO
The Lives of the Greatest Orators and their
Best Orations from Earliest Times to Present
Day with an Account of Place and Time of
Delivory of Each Oration and Explanatory
Notes on Obscure Passages.

ARRANGED IN EIGHTEEN GREAT EPOCHS OR BOOKS

By Charles Morris,

Author of " Manual of Classical Literature" "Half-Hours with Best American
Anothers." "History and Triumphs of the Nineteenth century." Ite., kts., etc.

Profusely Illustrated with Great Historic Scenes and

Portraits of Brilliant Orators.

PHILADELPHIA
THE JOHN C. WINSTON COMPANY

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