7. SEXTILIUS, a praetor carried off by the pirates, shortly before Pompey was appointed to the command of the war against them. (Plut. Pomp. 24 ; comp. Appian, Mithr. 93 ; Cic. pro Leg. Manil. 12.）
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.