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This old publication could have quite a few typos and lacking textual content. buyers can frequently obtain a unfastened scanned reproduction of the unique ebook (without typos) from the writer. now not listed. now not illustrated. 1885 version. Excerpt: ...Accomplices have been 1 He must never be confounded with Q. Cassius Longinus, certainly one of Caesar's lieutenants" Head of Apollo topped with laurel. On t-he opposite, MEPAPEQN, and a. seven-stringed lyre. Bronze coin of Megara. worthwhile; he evidently sought them within the Pompeian occasion, the place the ranks have been so cleared that he observed nobody who might end up a disadvantage to him. He sounded Brutus. As nephew and son-inlaw of Cato,' Brutus appeared to be the heir of his virtues, and led to changing into the heir of his ardour for that oligarchical govt which constrained equality to a small quantity, yet gave to these few males a unique greatness. He remained many years with no taking any aspect. even though through the first Civil wa-r he had declared for Pompey, the murderer of his father," it was once with little or no ardor, for at the eve of Pharsalia, while all of the camp was once in commotion, he was once interpreting and annotating Polybius. His mom, Servilia, have been the item of the main ardent and lasting of Caesar's affections, and sooner than the conflict he gave orders that care can be taken to spare younger Brutus. From Larissa the latter despatched his submission to the conqueror, used to be bought via him with kindness, and received from him the govt. of Gallia Cisalpina, even supposing he had now not prior to held any nice workplace. He confirmed himself thankful, didn't rejoin the Pompeians both in Africa or in Spain; and while the ex-consul Marcellus, recalled by way of the dictator, fell in Athens by way of an assassin's hand, Brutus composed a pamphlet exonerating Caesar, who used to be accused of the homicide. therefore it used to be stated: " Cassius hates in simple terms the tyrant; Brutus loves him, yet detests the tyranny." This was once now not relatively actual, for we see him with no scruple solicit...