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us: Pliny, the Elder


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Cayo Plinio Segundo
    • us: Gaĭ Pliniĭ Sekund Starshiĭ
    • us: Gaius Plinius Secundus
    • us: Pliniĭ
    • us: Pliniĭ Starshiĭ, Gaĭ Sekund
    • us: Plinio, el Viejo
    • us: Plinio, il Vecchio
    • us: Plinio Segundo, Cayo
    • us: Plinius Secundus, C.
    • us: Plinius Secundus, C. (Gaius)
    • us: Plinius Secundus d. Ä
    • us: Plinius Secundus der Ältere
    • us: Plynius Secundus, C.
    • us: Secundus, C. Plinius (Gaius Plinius)
    • us: Secundus, Caius Plinius
    • us: Secundus, Gaius Plinius
    • us: Segundo, Cayo Plinio
    • us: Pline, l'Ancien
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) [0023,0024]
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 00790824
    • Gender

        male
    • Death Place

        Stabiae (Extinct city)
    • Associated Language

        Latin
    • Birth Place

        Como (Italy)
    • Associated Locale

        Rome
  • Earlier Established Forms

      Plinius Secundus, C.Plinius Secundus, C.
  • Sources

    • found: Woodruff, U. Inventorum natura, 1979: page 126 (Gaius Plinius Secundus)
    • found: Historia natural de Cayo Plinio Segundo, 1976: volume 2, part 2, page 5 (Plinio el Viejo)
    • found: Plinio il Vecchio, 1983.
    • found: The historie of the world, 1601: title page (C. Plinius Secundus)
    • found: Über Glas und Metalle, 2000: title page (Plinius Secundus d.Ä.)
    • found: Cornucopiae linguae Latinae, 1494: folio CCCIv (...C. Plynii Secundi)
    • found: Brill's New Pauly online, viewed 6 December 2013 (Plinius Secundus, C.; Pliny the Elder; born AD 23/4 in Novum Comum (Gallia Transpadana, modern Como); died 24 August 79 at age 56 in a villa near Stabiae during rescue operations at the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius; Roman historian and orator; procurator in the provinces, active as an encyclopedist)
    • found: Histoire naturelle. Livre IV, 2015: title page (Pline l'Ancien)
  • LC Classification

    • PA6611-PA6637
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-05-02: new
    • 2015-04-24: revised
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