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Memorable deeds and sayings

one thousand tales from ancient Rome

by Valerius Maximus

  • 2 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Hackett Pub. in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Didactic literature, Latin -- Translations into English,
    • Exempla -- Translations into English,
    • Anecdotes -- Early works to 1800,
    • Rome -- Social life and customs -- Early works to 1800,
    • Rome -- Civilization -- Early works to 1800

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementValerius Maximus ; translated, with an introduction, by Henry John Walker.
      GenreTranslations into English., Early works to 1800.
      ContributionsWalker, Henry J., 1959-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG78 .V3513 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxi, 361 p. :
      Number of Pages361
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3689359M
      ISBN 100872206750, 0872206742
      LC Control Number2003056867

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