Florus, Publius Annius (Lucius Annaeus Florus)
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b. in the second half of the first cent. AD;

d. in the second half of the second cent. AD;

Roman historian.


Roman history


Two manuscript families existed in the Early Middle Ages, one that divides the work into two books, and the other that divides it into four. Both of these manuscript families, however, derive from the same Late Antique…

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Pausch, Dennis, “Florus, Publius Annius (Lucius Annaeus Florus)”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 15 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0089>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831

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