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Parthenope". - * Novies vult tellus mille Sicana.
“Papa Suo regit imperio ter millia quinque.
Cum sex centuriis numerat sex millia Tuscus”.
Centoría Ligures* augent duo millia quartà.
Centuriae octavam decadem addit Lucca” secundae.
Ut dicus, spatiis quam latis imperet orbi
* Russia, myriadas ter denas adde trecentis:
"Sardiniam cum sexcentis sex millia complent.
Cum Sexagenis, dum plura recluserit astas,
Myriadaster mille homini dat terra” colendas.
Vult sibi vicemas millesima myrias addi,
Vicenis quinas, Asiam " metata celebrem.
Se quinquagenis Octingentesima jungit
Myrias, ut menti pateat tota Africa" doctae.
Myriadas septem decies Europa” ducentis
Et quadragenis quoque ter tria millia jungit.

Myriadas

and in Johnson's verses are alike.—We find, accordingly, the Morea, in Templeman, to be set down at 7,220 square milesArabia, at 700,000—Persia, at 800,000—and Naples, at 22,000.

* Sicily, in Templeman, is put down at 9,400.

* The Pope's dominions, at 14,868.

7 Tuscany, at 6,640.

* Genoa, in Templeman, as in Johnson likewise, is set down at 2,400.

° Lucca, at 286.

* The Russian empire, in the 29th plate of Templeman, is set down at 3,303,485 square it, les.

* Sa dinia, in Templeman, as likewise in Johnson, 6,600.

* T he habitable world, in Templeman, is computed, in square miles, at 30,666,806 square miles.

* Asia, at 10,257,487.

* Africa, at 8,506,208.

* Europe, at 2,749,349. .. *

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Myriadas denas dat, quinque et millia, sexque
Centurias, et tres decadas Europa Britannis”.
Ter tria myriadi conjungit millia quarte,
Centuriae quartae decades quinque” Anglia nectit
Millia myriadi Septem foecunda secundae
Et quadragenis decades quinque addit Ierne”,
Quingentis quadragenis Socialis adauget
Millia Belga" novem.
Ter sex centurias Hollandia” jactat opima
Undecimum Camber” vult Septem millibus addi.

* The British dominions, at 105,634.
” England, as likewise in Johnson's expression of the number,

at 49,450.

**- * Ireland, at 27,457.

* In the three remaining instances, which make the whole * ... that Dr. Johnson appears to have rendered into Latin verse, we find the numbers exactly agreeing with those of Tennple man; who makes the square miles of the United Provinces, 9,540—of the province of Holland, 1,800—and of Wales, 7,011.

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END OF THE FIRST VOLUME,

• London: Printed by Luke Hansard & Sons.
near Lincoln’s-Inn Fields.

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