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Historia Augusta, Volume I

by D. Magie

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Published by Loeb Classical Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Other prose: classical, early & medieval,
  • Roman emperors,
  • Empire, 30 B.C.-284 A.D,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Rome,
  • Ancient - Rome,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLoeb Classical Library No. 139
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7693937M
    ISBN 100674991540
    ISBN 109780674991545

    Introduction I The Scope and Literary Character of the Historia Augusta. Among the remnants of Roman literature preserved by the whims of fortune is a collection of biographies of the emperors from Hadrian to Carinus—the Vitae Diversorum Principum et Tyrannorum a Divo Hadriano usque ad Numerianum Diversis compositae, as it is entitled in the principal manuscript, the Codex Palatinus of the. Historia Augusta, Volume II (Loeb Classical Library No. ) Author: Magie, David (trans.) Title: Historia Augusta, Volume II (Loeb Classical Library No. ) Publication: Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, Description: Hard Good / Very Good. xxxvi, pp. 17 x cm. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt titling to spine, in dustjacket. Very light shelfwear to Seller Rating: % positive.

    Scriptores Historiae Augustae is the author of Lives of the Later Caesars ( avg rating, ratings, 20 reviews, published ), Historia Augusta - /5(23). The Scriptores Historiae Augustae, or Historia Augusta, is a collection of biographies of Roman emperors, heirs, and claimants from Hadrian to Numerianus (— CE). The work, which is modeled on Suetonius, purports to be written by six different authors .

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The Scriptores Historiae Augustae, or Historia Augusta, 4/5(17). The collection of biographies of Roman emperors called Historia Augusta consists of the lives of most rulers from Hadrian () to Carinus ().

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In the preparation of this book others have laboured and I have entered into the fruits of their labours. Their co-operation has been of inestimable service.

The translation of the biographies from Antoninus Pius to Pescennius Niger and from the Maximini to Maximus and Balbinus inclusive has been furnished by my friend Mr.

Ainsworth O’Brien-Moore.