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Quintilianus, Marcus Fabius (Quintilian)
(660 words)

b. ca. AD 35 in Calagurris [2] (Northern Spain);

d. ca. AD 100 in Rome;

advocate and orator; first teacher of rhetoric in Rome to be employed by the state.

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Extant, are a textbook on rhetoric, as well as a collection of speeches (Declamationes minores), possibly published posthumously; the 19 Declamationes m…

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Kuhn-Chen, Barbara, “Quintilianus, Marcus Fabius (Quintilian)”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, English edition by Tine Jerke and Volker Dallman (2009). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der antiken Texte: Autoren- und Werklexikon. Herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester in Verbindung mit Brigitte Egger. Serie: Der Neue Pauly – Supplemente, 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, Band 2. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 14 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0192>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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