Calpurnius

Calpurnius

(Titus Calpurnius Siculus) (kălpûr`nēəs), fl. 1st cent. A.D., Roman poet. His Eclogues (seven pastorals) imitate Vergil with grace and charm.
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In ten minutes after the strangers had departed, Franz was on the road to the Piazza de Spagni, listening with studied indifference to the learned dissertation delivered by Albert, after the manner of Pliny and Calpurnius, touching the iron-pointed nets used to prevent the ferocious beasts from springing on the spectators.
Apart from Waterloo, who also won the Cheveley Park, the Queen Mary and the Falmouth, there was Teleprompter in the Arlington Million and the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes, Calpurnius in the Royal Hunt Cup and Atlantic Traveller and Mountain Cross in the Ascot Stakes.
Calpurnius Piso Frugi (for the cognomen 'Censorius', Pliny, NH 13.
Vesuvius, where he lost his adoptive father and mentor, Pliny the Younger is asked by his friend Aurelia to help her husband Calpurnius, who has been accused of murder in Naples.
23) The Hamii were definitely back at Carvoran by about the year 163 or 164, when their commander dedicated two altars under the governor Calpurnius Agricola:
In another account, Calpurnius Piso, the governor of Syria, was accused of corrupting his soldiers and of poisoning Germanicus, Tiberius' adopted son and a popular commander in the Eastern provinces.
SEXTUS CALPURNIUS AGRICOLA was governor of Germania Superior and then of Britannia from c.
19which Z-Cars star played Calpurnius Piso in I, Claudius?
An intriguing account of Lucius Calpurnius Piso, the creator of the Villa of the Papiri at Herculaneum, describes him as 'the only child of a very rich father who was now Consul.
But former Lochaber priest, Rev Dr Patrick O'Regan, puts forward a compelling argument in his 1950 book 'St Patrick's Boyhood Home was at Banavie, Lochaber' It states: 'St Patrick's father Calpurnius was a tax collector at Banavie.
The correspondence is between Antipas, a non-Jewish native of Pergamum and Calpurnius of Ephesus and Luke, resident in Calpurnius' home.