This book contains new critical editions of two early and important examples of the most popular Late Roman historical genres. The two texts, Chronicle of Hydatius and Consularia Constantinopolitana, provide an indispensable contemporary account of the fourth century A.D. These editions, based on the first ever examination of all surviving manuscripts, are provided with detailed introductions and appendices, and include the first English translation of Hydatius.
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R. W. Burgess is a professor of Classics at the University of Ottawa and a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. He has written five books, over forty articles and chapters, and almost seventy encyclopaedia entries on chronicles, numismatics, late Roman and Byzantine historiography, and late Roman history.
Text: English, Latin (translation)
Original Language: Latin
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Book Description Book Condition: New. Clarendon Press, 1993. 286p. Hardback. Series: Oxford Classical Monographs. Condition: New Print on Demand. Printed on Demand. Bookseller Inventory # 48916