She removed the book from the shelf and opened it to the dedication page.
You worked for the contractor who built the World Wide office building in Scranton so you were at the opening dedication party there.
The thirty years that were to elapse between the dedication of the precinct to Aeacus and the final victory of Athens (Herod.
As the final victory of Athens over Aegina was in 458 B.C., the thirty years of the oracle would carry us back to the year 488 B.C. as the date of the dedication of the precinct and the outbreak of hostilities.
In 1895 he obtained a libation-table from the Dictaean cave with a linear dedication in the prehistoric writing (" Further Discoveries," &c., J.H.S.
Z The terms of the dedication of this book to a certain Vigilius make it impossible that the pope (538-555) of that name is meant.
There are also ruins of an old church, the dedication of which, like the island chapel, is ascribed to one St Begnet, perhaps a diminutive form of Bega, but the identity is not clear.
The day of its dedication (August i) corresponded with the birthday of Claudius, which explains the frequent occurrence of Spes on the coins of that emperor.
His Quesiti et invenzioni diverse, a collection of the author's replies to questions addressed to him by persons of the most varied conditions, was published in 1546, with a dedication to Henry VIII.
Aesopus made a last appearance in 55 B.C. - when Cicero tells us that he was advanced in years - on the occasion of the splendid games given by Pompey at the dedication of his theatre.
The dedication of his edition of Rosinus' Antiquitatum Romanorum corpus absolutissimum to King James I.
Clearer ideas of imaginary quantities and the " irreducible case " were subsequently published by Bombelli, in a work of which the dedication is dated 1572, though the book was not published until 1579.
In later times the psalms for the encaenia or feast of dedication embraced Ps.
In 1755 occurred the famous dispute with Johnson over the dedication to the English Dictionary.
HANUKKAH, a Jewish festival, the "Feast of Dedication" (cf.
"The Dedication of Churches."
That one of the earlier dates is correct seems probable from the fact that the Falashas know nothing of either the Babylonian or Jerusalem Talmud, make no use of phylacteries (tefillin), and observe neither the feast of Purim nor the dedication of the temple.
In 1747 an Arabic dedication to the electoral prince of Saxony got him the title of professor, but neither the faculty of arts nor that of medicine was willing to admit him among them, and he never delivered a course of lectures.