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If it proves to be more than that for the ordinary student, it will probably be less than that for the accomplished scholar whose documentary resources in a particular field are more extensive than those from which the Syntopicon is con- This problems in the history of ideas which have been investigated by prolonged research. But some problems have not been so investigated, and the Syntopicon may have something to structed. is especially true of those contribute to the study of these. It is even possible that the Syntopicon may uncover or call attention to new problems, or may cause the re-formulation of old problems in a new way.

He would t all the authors and books which fell within the period under conside PREFACE xxxi tion; he would examine the materials referred to under every idea or topic which appeared to have been considered by the minds of that period. In these three types of historical inquiry, the Syntopicon is at best an auxiliary instrument in the service of scholarship. If it proves to be more than that for the ordinary student, it will probably be less than that for the accomplished scholar whose documentary resources in a particular field are more extensive than those from which the Syntopicon is con- This problems in the history of ideas which have been investigated by prolonged research.

C. (ft. BOOK, DEFINITION, PROPOSITION Introduction to Arithmetic Nature of Things 12 PROPOSITION > 2fa-c. ) Conic Sections NlCOMACHUS OF GflRASA Arithmetic 12 (c. BOOK, POSTULATE, PROPOSITION On the Nature BOOK, Line of Things 6o-c. ) The Eclogues The Georgics The Aeneid BOOK, SECTION Number of Eclogue, Line Number of Georgic, Line BOOK, Line REFERENCE STYLE lume Number, Author, and PLUTARCH (c. xliii Author** Divisions Cited Title 46-^. ) [The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans} Theseus Cimon Romulus Lucullus Romulus and Romulus-Theseus Theseus Compared Lucullus Compared Nicias Lycurgus Numa Cimon and Cimon-Lucullus Crassus Pompihus Lycurgus and Lycurgus-Numa Numa Compared Crassus Crassus -Nicias and Nicias Compared Sertonus Solon Eumenes Poplicola Pophcola and Poplicola- Solon Solon Compared Eumenes and Eumenes-Sertorius Sertonus Compared Themistocles Agesilaus Camtllus Pompey Pericles Agesilaus-Pompey Fabius Agesilaus and Pompey Compared Fabius-Periclcs Pericles Fabius and Alexander Caesar Compared Phocion Alcibiades Cato the Younger Conolanus Alcibiades Alcibiades -Coriolanus and Conolanus Compared Agis Cleomenes Timokon Aemihus Paulus Caius Gracchus Aemihus Paulus-Timoleon Cams and Tiberius Gracchus Tiberius Gracchus- Agis Aemilius Paulus and Timoleon and Cleomenes Caius and Compared Tiberius Gracchus and Agis and Cleomenes Compared Pelopidas Demosthenes Marcellus Marcellus-Pelopidas Marcellus and Pelopidas Compared Cicero Demosthenes- Cicero and Anstides Marcus Cato Cicero Demetrius Anstides-Marcus Cato Anstides and Marcus Cato Compared Philopoemen Flamininus Antony Antony-Demetrius Antony and Demetrius Compared Dion Flamininus-Philopoemen Flamininus and Philopoemen Marcus Brutus Brutus-Dion Pyrrhus Aratus Caius Marius Artaxerxes Lysander Galba Otho Sulla Sulla Compared Brutus and Dion Conipared Compared Lysander-Sutta Demosthenes Compared Lysander and THE GREAT IDEAS xliv Volume 'Number, Author, and 15 TACITUS, P.

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