Category Archives: Maximus, Valerius

(fl. c. 14-c. 37)

from Memorable Doings and Sayings

  Born to a poor and undistinguished family, the facts of Valerius Maximus’s life remain largely unknown. Attached to the retinue of Sextus Pompeius (consul and later proconsul of Asia during the reign of the Roman emperor Tiberius and part … Continue reading

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