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A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology (ed. William Smith) 43 43 Browse Search
Polybius, Histories 4 4 Browse Search
Samuel Ball Platner, Thomas Ashby, A Topographical Dictionary of Ancient Rome 3 3 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 1 1 Browse Search
J. B. Greenough, G. L. Kittredge, Select Orations of Cicero , Allen and Greenough's Edition. 1 1 Browse Search
Titus Livius (Livy), Ab Urbe Condita, books 43-45 (ed. Alfred C. Schlesinger, Ph.D.) 1 1 Browse Search
Pliny the Elder, The Natural History (ed. John Bostock, M.D., F.R.S., H.T. Riley, Esq., B.A.) 1 1 Browse Search
Boethius, Consolatio Philosophiae 1 1 Browse Search
Strabo, Geography (ed. H.C. Hamilton, Esq., W. Falconer, M.A.) 1 1 Browse Search
M. Tullius Cicero, De Officiis: index (ed. Walter Miller) 1 1 Browse Search
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Pliny the Elder, The Natural History (ed. John Bostock, M.D., F.R.S., H.T. Riley, Esq., B.A.), BOOK XVIII. THE NATURAL HISTORY OF GRAIN., CHAP. 90.—PROGNOSTICS DERIVED FROM FOOD. (search)
astronomer, Sosigenes. the Dictator, who wrote upon the Stars, Sergins Paulus,See end of B. ii. Sabinus Fabianus,Nothing is known of this writer. It has been suggested, however, that he may have been the same person as Papirius Fabianus, mentioned at the end of B. ii. M. Cicero,See end of B. vii. Calpurnius Bassus,See end of B. xvi. Ateius Capito,See end of B. iii. Mamilius Sura,See end of B x. Attius,L. Accius, or Attius, an early Roman tragic poet, and the son of a freedman, born about B.C. 170. His tragedies were chiefly imitations from the Greek. He is highly praised by Cicero. The "Praxidica" here mentioned, is probably the same as the "Pragmatica" spoken of by Aulus Gellius, B. xx. c. 3. Only some fragments of his Tragedies are left. who wrote the Praxidica. FOREIGN AUTHORS QUOTED.—Hesiod,See end of B. vii. Theophrastus,See end of B. iii. Aristotle,See end of B. ii. Democritus,See end of B. ii. King Hiero,See end of B. viii. King Attalus Philometor,See end of B. viii. King Arche