UP TO THE END OF 1066
1.Which do you consider were the more
alike, Caesar or Pompey, or vice versa ? (Be brief).
2. Discuss, in latin or gothic (but
not both), whether the Northumbrian Bishops were more schismatical
than the Cumbrian Abbots. (Be bright.)
3. Which came first, A.D. or B.C. ? (Be careful.)
4. Has it never occurred to you that the Romans counted backwards ? (Be honest.)
5. How angry would you be if it was suggested(1) That the Xth Chap. of the
Consolations of Boethius was an interpolated palimpsest?(2) That an eisteddfod was an agricultural implement ?
6. How would you have attempted to deal
1. The Venomous Bead ?
A Mabinogion or Wapentake ? (Be
8. Have you the faintest recollection