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So many characters are unfortunately wanting in this epigraph, that the inscription cannot be satisfactorily translated.

In the same chapel is shown an arm of Titus Livius, with this epigraph.

The verse you chose as an epigraph is altogether beneath criticism.

That of the long poem afterwards called Anactoria has neither a title nor the Greek epigraph from Sappho.

Its coins represent Hercules contending with the lion, and bear the epigraph ΗΡΑ or ΗΡΑΚΛΗΙΩΝ.

When there is no epigraph upon which to depend the most skilful archæologist may here make mistakes.

Fortunately they possessed Dumouchel's work on mnemonics, a duodecimo in boards with this epigraph: "To instruct while amusing."

Bouvard and PcuchetGustave Flaubert

This special edition was dedicated to God, and bore the epigraph: "Compulsory devotion is not agreeable to God!"

Your epigraph, my dear P., shows your kind and artless nature; but don't you see it is of no use?

Roundabout PapersWilliam Makepeace Thackeray

It bore this epigraph: Qui male agit odit lucem, which he translated thus: Only rogues fear the light.

Old and New Paris, v. 2Henry Sutherland Edwards

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.