Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

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Celsus, Aulus Cornelius
(888 words)

d. in Rome, probably around AD 65;

earliest extant Latin medical author (possibly a physician) and encyclopaedist.

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Conceived as an introductory work in 8 books, De medicina reflects the state…

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Schulze, Christian, “Celsus, Aulus Cornelius”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger. Consulted online on 26 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0061>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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