The Roman historie containing such acts and occurrents as passed under Constantius, Iulianus, Iovianus, Valentinianus, and Valens, emperours. Digested into 18. bookes, the remains of 31. and written first in Latine by Ammianus Marcellinus: now translated newly into English. Wherunto is annexed the chronologie, serving in stead of a briefe supplement of those former 13. bookes, which by the iniurie of time are lost: together with compendious annotations and coniectures upon such hard places as occurre in the said historie. Done by Philemon Holland of the citie of Coventrie, Doctor in Physicke. Rerum gestarum libri. English

Title

The Roman historie containing such acts and occurrents as passed under Constantius, Iulianus, Iovianus, Valentinianus, and Valens, emperours. Digested into 18. bookes, the remains of 31. and written first in Latine by Ammianus Marcellinus: now translated newly into English. Wherunto is annexed the chronologie, serving in stead of a briefe supplement of those former 13. bookes, which by the iniurie of time are lost: together with compendious annotations and coniectures upon such hard places as occurre in the said historie. Done by Philemon Holland of the citie of Coventrie, Doctor in Physicke. Rerum gestarum libri. English

Author

Ammianus Marcellinus.

Holland, Philemon, 1552-1637.

Date

1609

Place of Publication

London

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Editorial Practice

A translation of: Rerum gestarum libri. First word of title is xylographic. "Annotations and conjectures upon the 14. booke of Ammianus Marcellinus" and "The chronologie to Ammianus Marcellinus" (caption titles), both unpaginated, begin new registers at a1 and ² A1 respectively. Reproduction of the original in the British Library.

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  • OTA: A06878
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A06878
  • DLPS: A06878
  • STC: STC 17311
  • STC: ESTC S114268
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99849494
  • PROQUEST: 99849494
  • VID: 14644