b. ca. 100 BC;
d. ca. 25 BC;
Roman historian and biographer.
Historical work (Chronica, extant in fragments); collection of anecdotes (Exempla, extant in fragments); biographies (De viris illustribus, partially extant).
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“Nepos, Cornelius”, 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.
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