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[1] Q. Cornelius V. Author of an antiquarian compilation, 1st cent.

Roman equestrian of the 1st cent. AD (probably c.45 praef. vexillariorum in Thracia). Author of an antiquarian compilation mentioned by Plinius [1] (Pliny the Elder) as source of books 3 (?), 8, 10, 14 and 15 of his Naturalis historia, and quoted at 3,108 (?), 10,5 and 14,11.


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Schmidt, Peter Lebrecht, Schottky, Martin (Pretzfeld), Letsch-Brunner, Silvia (Zürich) and Groß-Albenhausen, Kirsten (Frankfurt/Main), “Valerianus”, in: 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 30 June 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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