Epic poet of the Augustan period, mentioned by Ov. Pont. 4,16,17f. who praises him: as a counterpart of the Aeneis, his epic dealt with the settlement of the Trojan Antenor  in northern Italy. The identification with Valerius Largus, the prosecutor of the elegist Gallus, cannot be attested.
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Schmidt, Peter L. (Constance),
Brill’s New Pauly
, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry.
Consulted online on 22 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e631650>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510