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Tacitus and Bracciolini: The Annals Forged in the XVth Century
John Wilson Ross
No preview available - 2007
alliteration ancient Roman Annals of Tacitus antiquity Augustus Avidius Cassius Bardanes believe blunders Bracciolini Bruni Caligula Cardinal Beaufort character Church Claudius Claudius and Nero commencement composition Consul Cornelius Cumanus death Domitian Duke ejus Emperor England enim errors expression father Felix fifteenth century Florence forged the Annals forgery friend Niccoli Galba genius Germanicus Germany Greek Hist historian History of Tacitus imitate Italian Italy Jerome of Prague Justus Lipsius kind king Lamberteschi language last six books Latin learned Leonardo Bruni letter literary lived Livy London manner manuscripts Marcus matter mind monastery nature neque Nero Nerva never passage phrase Pliny Poggio Popes princes quam quod reader reign remarkable Rome Sallust says sentence speaks Strabo style Suetonius sunt Tacitus tamen things Tiberius tion Titus Trajan transcriber Vespasian Vitellius wanted words writing written wrote