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    Remains of Old Latin: Lucilius. The Laws of the XII Tables v. 3 (Loeb Classical Library) (Hardback) Translated by Eric Herbert Warmington

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    DescriptionThe Loeb edition of early Latin writings is in four volumes. The first three contain the extant work of seven poets and surviving portions of the Twelve Tables of Roman law. The fourth volume contains inscriptions on various materials (including coins), all written before 79 BCE. Volume I. Q. Ennius (239 169) of Rudiae (Rugge), author of a great epic ("Annales"), tragedies and other plays, and satire and other works; Caecilius Statius (ca. 220 ca. 166), a Celt probably of Mediolanum (Milano) in N. Italy, author of comedies. Volume II. L. Livius Andronicus (ca. 284 204) of Tarentum (Taranto), author of tragedies, comedies, a translation and paraphrase of Homer's "Odyssey, " and hymns; Cn. Naevius (ca. 270 ca. 200), probably of Rome, author of an epic on the 1st Punic War, comedies, tragedies, and historical plays; M. Pacuvius (ca. 220 ca. 131) of Brundisium (Brindisi), a painter and later an author of tragedies, a historical play and satire; L. Accius (170 ca. 85) of Pisaurum (Pisaro), author of tragedies, historical plays, stage history and practice, and some other works; fragments of tragedies by authors unnamed. Volume III. C. Lucilius (180? 102/1) of Suessa Aurunca (Sessa), writer of satire; The Twelve Tables of Roman law, traditionally of 451 450. Volume IV. Archaic Inscriptions: Epitaphs, dedicatory and honorary inscriptions, inscriptions on and concerning public works, on movable articles, on coins; laws and other documents.

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    Remains of Old Latin: Lucilius. The Laws of the XII Tables v. 3
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    Translated by Eric Herbert Warmington
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    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 584
    Width: 116 mm
    Height: 170 mm
    Thickness: 26 mm
    Weight: 372 g
    ISBN 13: 9780674993631
    ISBN 10: 0674993632

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    Revised edition
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    01 June 1979
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    Cambridge, Mass