Tacitus, (Publius?) Cornelius
(1,504 words)

b. ca. AD 55;

d. ca. AD 120;

Latin historian.


Two annalistic historical accounts of the Roman Imperial Age (Histories and Annals), and three minor works (Dialogue on Orators, biography of Agricola; description of Germania).


Each of these works was transm…

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Pausch, Dennis, “Tacitus, (Publius?) 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. Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0212>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831

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