TIMELINE OF WORLD HISTORY
 

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"The Comic History of Rome"   Part III
 
 
 


Hanno announcing to the Mercenaries the Emptiness of the Public Coffers


Early Roman Gladiator and his Patron


His Excellency Q Fabius offering Peace or War to the Carthaginian Senate


Hannibal crossing the Alps





Hannibal disguising himself


The Slow Coach


Young Varro


Archimedes taking a Warm Bath


Considerate Conduct of Scipio Africanus


Initial W


Hannibal leads the Ambassadors rather a fatiguing Walk round Carthage


Hannibal requesting the Cretan Priests to become his Bankers


Hannibal makes the usual neat and appropriate Speech previous to killing himself


Initial I




Roman Lady Shopping


Terence reading his Play to Caecilius


Light Comedy Man of the Period


Bacchanalian Group from a very old Vase


Assassination of Viriathus


Arrest of Eunus


Tib Gracchus canvassing


Melancholy end of Tib Gracchus


Scipio Aemilianus cramming himself for a Speech after a hearty Supper


Rash Act of Caius Gracchus





Tail-piece


Drusus is Stabbed and Expires gracefully


Initial F


Who dares kill Marius


Marius in the Ruins of Carthage


Marius in his Old Age


Funeral Pile of Sulla


Initial T Caesar and Pompey very much alike


Sertorius and his young Friends


Armed Slave





Spartacus



Mithridates his rash act



Mithridates


Initial A Libertas Aequalitas Fraternitas


Fulvia


Cicero throws up his Brief like a Gentleman


Initial C


Quid times Caesarem vehis


The End of Julius Caesar



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