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He also wrote pastoral poems in Greek, translations of Greek speeches,
occasional satirical and love poems, and essays on grammar. As an orator he
followed Cicero instead of the Atticizing school, but his style was affected. Late in
life he (or ...
A highly educated man who could write in Greek, Latin, Romanian, and Russian,
Milescu left many manuscripts. He translated the Bible from Greek into Romanian
; and the Bible printed in 1688 by the Walachian prince Serban Cantacuzino ...
Murray became professor of Greek at Glasgow University at age 23 and in 1908
regius professor of Greek at the University of Oxford, where he remained until his
retirement in 1936. Between 1904 and 1912 he personally directed many of the ...
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