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History of Rome, and of the Roman people

Victor Duruy

History of Rome, and of the Roman people

from its origin to the invasion of the barbarians

by Victor Duruy

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Published by Estes and Lauriat in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rome -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Vol. 1 tr. by W. J. Clarke; v. 2-8 tr. by M. M. Ripley.

    Statementby Victor Duruy. Edited by J. P. Mahaffy.
    ContributionsRipley, M. M., Clarke, William Jones, 1870-, Mahaffy, John Pentland, Sir, 1839-1919.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 v. in 16.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16615828M

    On the death of Tullus, the government 1 reverted, in accordance with the custom established in the beginning, to the senators, who named an interrex. This official called together the comitia, and the people elected Ancus Marcius king, a choice which the Fathers ratified. OCLC Number: Notes: Half title: History of Rome and the Roman people. Translator, vols. , M.M. Ripley. Includes index. "This edition is strictly limited to seven hundred and fifty numbered and registered copies.".

    Edition used: Titus Livius (Livy), The History of Rome by Titus Livius. Translated from the Original with Notes and Illustrations by George Baker, A.M.. First American, from the Last London Edition, in Six Volumes (New York: Peter A. Mesier et al., ). Vol. Jul 13,  · Elsa Morante, History: A Novel, Morante's brilliant novel (La storia) tells of Rome during the second world war and follows the lives of Ida Ramundo and her two sons.

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