- Valerius Maximus Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism)


Badian, E. “Two Roman Non-Entities.” Classical Quarterly 63 (1969): 198-204.

Comments on Valerius's misrepresentation of a speech by the expelled Roman senator Duronius in his Memorable Doings and Sayings.

Carney, T. F. “The Picture of Marius in Valerius Maximus.” Rheinisches Museum 105 (1962): 289-337.

Probes Valerius's depiction of the Roman consul Marius in some ninety-three passages of the Memorable Doings and Sayings, arguing that this representation is marred by contradiction and inconsistency.

Fowler, D. P. “Notes on Pighius and Valerius Maximus.” Classical...

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