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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans


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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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The Children’s Plutarch, Tales of the Greeks, by F.J. Gould, New York; Harper & Brothers Publishers, (1910). The Children’s Plutarch, Tales of the Romans, by F.J. Gould, New York; Harper and Brothers Publishers, (1910).

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Table of Contents The Children’s Plutarch ...............................................1 Tales of the Greeks ................................................................... 3 The Hardy Men of Sparta ..........................................................3 The Wise Man of Athens ........................................................11 The Just Man ...........................................................................20 The Savior of Athens ...............................................................28 The Admiral of the Fleet .........................................................36 The Man Who Made Athens Beautiful ...................................45 Three Powers ...........................................................................53 The Man with Many Faces ......................................................61 In Olden Persia ........................................................................69 A Lame King ............................................................................77 A Martyr King .........................................................................85 A Valiant Helper .....................................................................93 Dion .......................................................................................102 The Man Who Saved Sicily ...................................................116 The Orator .............................................................................124 The Conqueror ......................................................................132 A Servant of the City .............................................................147 Golden Shoes and Two Crowns .............................................155 Up the Scaling Ladders ..........................................................163 A Fighting King .....................................................................170 The Last of the Greeks...........................................................179


Table of Contents Continued Tales of the Romans ............................................................. 187 The Twins.............................................................................. 187 What the Forest Lady Said .................................................... 196 Why the Romans Bore Pain................................................... 205 The Second Founder of Rome ............................................... 214 The Man Who Waited .......................................................... 222 How a Woman Saved Rome .................................................. 230 The Triumph ......................................................................... 241 A Roman Undismayed ........................................................... 250 Cato the Stern ....................................................................... 258 The General Who Ate Dry Bread ......................................... 266 The Red General ................................................................... 275 Battlefields and Gardens ........................................................ 283 The Man Who Loved Gold ................................................... 293 The White Fawn.................................................................... 302 The Conqueror of Pirates ...................................................... 310 Cæsar and His Fortune .......................................................... 319 The Man Who Seldom Laughed ........................................... 341 Two Noble Brothers .............................................................. 348 Tully ...................................................................................... 355 The Man Who Looked Like Hercules ................................... 362 Cæsar’s Friend and Enemy .................................................... 371


The Children’s Plutarch

By F.J. Gould


Part I

Tales of the Greeks The Hardy Men of Sparta

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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The Wise Man of Athens

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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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The Just Man

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Tales of the Greeks

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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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The Savior of Athens

28


Tales of the Greeks

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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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The Admiral of the Fleet

36


Tales of the Greeks

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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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The Man Who Made Athens Beautiful

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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Three Powers

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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The Man with Many Faces

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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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In Olden Persia

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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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A Lame King

77


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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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A Martyr King

85


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

86


Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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A Valiant Helper

93


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Dion

102


Tales of the Greeks

103


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Greeks

105


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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Greeks

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The Man Who Saved Sicily

116


Tales of the Greeks

117


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

118


Tales of the Greeks

119


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

120


Tales of the Greeks

121


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122


Tales of the Greeks

123


The Orator

124


Tales of the Greeks

125


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

126


Tales of the Greeks

127


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128


Tales of the Greeks

129


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Tales of the Greeks

131


The Conqueror

132


Tales of the Greeks

133


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

134


Tales of the Greeks

135


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136


Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

143


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Tales of the Greeks

145


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146


A Servant of the City

147


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

148


Tales of the Greeks

149


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150


Tales of the Greeks

151


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

152


Tales of the Greeks

153


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

154


Golden Shoes and Two Crowns

155


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

156


Tales of the Greeks

157


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158


Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Up the Scaling Ladders

163


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

164


Tales of the Greeks

165


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166


Tales of the Greeks

167


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Tales of the Greeks

169


A Fighting King

170


Tales of the Greeks

171


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172


Tales of the Greeks

173


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Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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The Last of the Greeks

179


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180


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181


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182


Tales of the Greeks

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Tales of the Greeks

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Part II

Tales of the Romans The Twins

187


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

188


Tales of the Romans

189


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190


Tales of the Romans

191


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Tales of the Romans

193


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Tales of the Romans

195


What the Forest Lady Said

196


Tales of the Romans

197


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Tales of the Romans

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Why the Romans Bore Pain

205


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206


Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

209


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Tales of the Romans

211


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Tales of the Romans

213


The Second Founder of Rome

214


Tales of the Romans

215


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216


Tales of the Romans

217


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Tales of the Romans

219


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220


Tales of the Romans

221


The Man Who Waited

222


Tales of the Romans

223


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

224


Tales of the Romans

225


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Tales of the Romans

227


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Tales of the Romans

229


How a Woman Saved Rome

230


Tales of the Romans

231


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

232


Tales of the Romans

233


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Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

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The Triumph

241


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

242


Tales of the Romans

243


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244


Tales of the Romans

245


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Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

249


A Roman Undismayed

250


Tales of the Romans

251


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

252


Tales of the Romans

253


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Tales of the Romans

255


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Tales of the Romans

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Cato the Stern

258


Tales of the Romans

259


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The General Who Ate Dry Bread

266


Tales of the Romans

267


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The Red General

275


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Battlefields and Gardens

283


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284


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Tales of the Romans

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The Man Who Loved Gold

293


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Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

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The White Fawn

302


Tales of the Romans

303


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Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

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The Conqueror of Pirates

310


Tales of the Romans

311


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

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CĂŚsar and His Fortune

319


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

320


Tales of the Romans

321


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322


Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

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Tales of the Romans

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Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

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Tales of the Romans

337


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338


Tales of the Romans

339


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340


The Man Who Seldom Laughed

341


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

342


Tales of the Romans

343


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344


Tales of the Romans

345


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346


Tales of the Romans

347


Two Noble Brothers

348


Tales of the Romans

349


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

350


Tales of the Romans

351


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352


Tales of the Romans

353


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354


Tully

355


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356


Tales of the Romans

357


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358


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360


Tales of the Romans

361


The Man Who Looked Like Hercules

362


Tales of the Romans

363


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

364


Tales of the Romans

365


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366


Tales of the Romans

367


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Tales of the Romans

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370


Cæsar’s Friend and Enemy

371


Stories of Great Greeks and Romans

372


Tales of the Romans

373


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