Sir Myles na Gopaleen (the da)

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Hobbitus Ille: The Latin Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
Hobbitus Ille: The Latin Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
20 of 23 people found the following review helpful
It's really quite hard to know how to review a book like this: the intention is so excellent and the execution so jarring.

For some readers, the purpose of a book like this is simply to allow you to follow the story and say "Hey, look at me! I'm reading real live Latin, and enjoying it!" And it is indeed engaging: the slower pace of reading allows you to notice things which slip by when you are re-reading the English. On this level, it's just a bit of fun: no point in being pompous about it.

Unfortunately, such books are equally likely to be used as a learning aid by those actually studying Latin. In that case there is a serious purpose in these translations: to make… Read more
Familia Romana (Lingua Latina) by Hans Henning Orberg
Familia Romana (Lingua Latina) by Hans Henning Orberg
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
I first came across this course at the age of 9, and I remember it worked like magic! I am now using it to teach my 12-year-old son, and it is working equally well for him.

Not only are all the texts in Latin, but everything is explained in Latin too. The first sentence ("Roma in Italia est; Italia in Europa est") is completely comprehensible to anyone who speaks a European language. The complexity is then built up gradually, so that everything is explicable or can be easily guessed given what has gone before, with the help of some little pictures in the margin. Everything evolves so naturally that by the end of the book you feel that you have always known the language and… Read more

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