Fragmentary Classicising Historians of the...

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Author  R. C. Blockley
Publisher  Francis Cairns (Publications) Ltd
Publication Date   December 1, 1983
ISBN  0905205499
Pages  515

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This volume is the much larger companion to Roger Blockley's similarly-titled monograph, published in 1981 (ARCA 6). The earlier volume gave a commented conspectus of the fragments, and essays on the individual historians. In vol. II the texts themselves are printed, with English translations and historiographical notes. Included also is a correlation of Blockley's order with the older numbering of Mueller, Dindorf and Niebuhr, and indices of names, places, quotations and citations. This work, with the earlier monograph, has become a standard for the increasingly important study of the later Roman Empire.

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