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CHAPTER XXII.

THE MODERN GREEK LITERATURE.

Low Condition of Greece in the Last Century.—A Revival of Learn-

ing. — New Schools.-A Religious Literature. Remarks of Lord
Byron. — “ Cathreptes Gynaicon.”—Adamantius Coray. --- His Early
Life.—Taught by Bernard Keun.-Removes to France.-Translates
Strabo.- Various Publications.His Prolegomena.—Papa Trechas.
- Religious Views of Coray. — Translates the “Advice of Three
Bishops.”—Considers the Revolution premature.—Neophytus Doukas.
-His Views in respect to the Modern Greek, and those of Coray.-
Publications of Doukas.-Panagiotes Soutsos.-Alexander Soutsos.-

Rangabes.--Salomos.-Coumanoudes.—Lyric Poems of Christopou-
los.--Neophytus Bambas. Translation of the Bible.-A Text-book
in the Schools.—Professor Asopius.—A. Radinos.-Antiquities.—Pit-
takes.-Archæological Society. - Historical Studies.-Germanos.-
Speliades.—Tricoupes.—Mamoukas.—Mediæval History. - Oriental
Researches.—Demetrius Galanos.—A Greek Book in Roman Char-
acters. — Pharmakides. - Influence of the Learned Professions.-
Speech of Saripolos.-Greek Lexicography ....... Page 313

Popular Songs of Greece.—Their Value.--Very short-lived.—Subjects

of Ballads.—Principles of Greek Poetry.- The Kleftic Songs.—His-
tory and Manners of the Klefts.- Their Head-quarters.—Incidents
referred to in the Ballads.--Lament of a Wounded Kleft.-Death of
Metros. Parallelisms.—Song of Boucovallas.—The Panegyri.—Songs
of the Plains.-On special Occasions.-At Parting.–At a Wedding.

- Morologia, or Laments.- Religious Poems.-Remains of Popular

Superstitions.

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VIEW OF ATHENS FROM THE STADIUM
GATE OF HADRIAN AT ATHENS
ACROPOLIS FROM THE PNYX
THE PROPYLÆA
TEMPLE OF VICTORY WITHOUT WINGS
THE PARTHENON
FRIEZE OF THE PARTHENON
THE ERECHTHEUM
A CARYATIS
THE ERECHTHEUM RESTORED
THE BEMA OF THE PNYX AT ATHENS
CHORAGIC MONUMENT OF LYSICRATES
STREET OF THE TRIPODS.....
ODEUM OF HERODES
MONUMENT OF PHILOPAPPUS.........
BAS-RELIEF FROM THE MONUMENT OF LYSICRATES
HOROLOGIUM OF ANDRONICUS CYRRHESTES
RUINS OF THE TEMPLE OF THE OLYMPIAN JOVE....
UNIVERSITY OF OTHO AT ATHENS.....
THE ACROPOLIS RESTORED ...
THE ACROPOLIS, FROM THE HILL OF THE MUSEUM.
VIEW OF ATHENS......
A GREEK CHURCH
TEMPLE OF THESEUS AT ATHENS
NAUPLIA, FROM THE BAY..
ARCH IN THE WALL OF TIRYNS
GATE OF LIONS AT MYCENÆ
TEMPLE OF JUPITER AT NEMEA.........
VIEW OF CORINTH AND THE ACROCORINTHUS
TEMPLE OF JUPITER AT ÆGINA..........
INTERIOR OF THE KHAN OF GEORGITZANA.

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