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Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum; , VIII, 5530=18864 [edit]

Damaged base for statue of unknown local notable, orator and writer. Thibilis (Numidia). 250-400 [edit]

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University of Oxford
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(…) a friend to his neighbours and fellow citizens, he harms no-one in his homeland; he is close to men of senatorial and equestrian rank, and a noble orator fluent with wonderful eloquence of speech, readily able to declaim ex tempore; he is a writer of dialogues, letters and pastoral poetry, which survive and through the vast power of his genius, ready in the composition of poems, in the tenth year …
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