Pliny the elder sentence example

pliny the elder
  • It was probably finished by the end of the century; for Pliny the Elder states that its cypress-wood doors had been in existence for 400 years up to his time.
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  • It is quite possible that she was the Rectina whom Pliny the elder wished to assist during the disaster of Vesuvius, for her husband, Voconius Romanus, was an intimate friend of Pliny the younger.
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  • Oral tradition held that the wine descended from various Roman wines mentioned by Pliny the Elder.
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