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The Attic nights of Aulus Gellius

Aulus Gellius (c. 123-170 CE) offers in Attic Nights (Gellius began to write these pieces during stays in Athens) a collection of short chapters about notable events, words and questions of literary style, lives of historical figures, legal points, and philosophical issues that served as instructive light reading for cultivated Romans.
Print Book, English, 1967-1984
Harvard University Press ; W. Heinemann, Cambridge, Mass., London, 1967-1984