<< Chapter < Page Chapter >> Page >

[The standard edition of the later Roman grammarians. Abbreviated as GLK in citations.]

Historical fragments

Peter, H. Historicorum romanorum reliquiae . 2d ed. Leipzig. 1914. Reprinted 1993. 2 vols.

[Long the standard edition of the fragmentary Roman historians, abbreviated HRR . The 1993 reprint has a useful list of editions and scholarship on the fragments since the first edition (pp. 209-233 of vol. 2).]

NB : a new, authoritative edition of the historical fragments is being prepared under the supervisory editorship of E. Bispham, T. J. Cornell, J. W. Rich, and C. J. Smith to be called The Fragmentary Roman Historians. The first volume, to be published by Oxford University Press, is awaited. Until then, although HRR remains useful and is still widely cited, the following newer editions should be consulted.

Beck, H., and Uwe Walter, Die Frühen Römischen Historiker. Band 1 von Fabius Pictor bis Cn. Gellius . Darmstadt:  Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, 2001. Band 2 Von Coelius Antipater bis Pomponius Atticus. (2004).

[Edition with German translation and commentary]

Chassignet, M. L'Annalistique Romaine. Tome 1. Les Annales des Pontifes et l'Annalistique Ancienne. Fragments . Collection Budé. Paris. 1996.

——, L'Annalistique romaine, tome 2: l'annalistique moyenne (Fragments) , Paris: Budé, 1999.

——. L'Annalistique Romaine. Tome 3: L'Annalistique Récente. L'Autobiographie Politique (Fragments). Collection Budé .   Paris: Budé , 2004.  

——. Caton: Les Origines (Fragments) , Paris: Budé, 1986.

[Editions with facing French translation and brief but useful scholarly and bibliographical notes.]

Santini, C. I Frammenti di L. Cassio Emina: Introduzione, Testo, Traduzione e Commento (Testi e Studi di Cultura Classica, 13), Pisa: Edizioni ETS, 1995.

[Edition with Italian translation and notes.]

Walt S., Der Historiker C. Licinius Macer: Einleitung, Fragmente, Kommentar , Stuttgart and Leipzig: B. G. Teubner, 1997.

[Edition with German translation and commentary.]

[In addition to these, E. Courtney, Archaic Latin Prose. Atlanta:  Scholars Press, 1999 provides useful commentary on several of the early fragmentary historians.]


Malcovati, E. Oratorum Romanorum Fragmenta liberae rei publicae . 4th ed. Turin. 1976.

[The standard edition of fragments and testimonia of Republican oratory, abbreviated ORF. Many prefer the third edition of 1953.]

Balbo, A. I frammenti degli oratori romani dell’età augustea e tiberiana. 2 parts. The 2nd part is in 2 vols. Alessandria:  Edizioni dell'Orso, 2004 and 2007.

[Latin text with facing Italian translation and commentary; a continuation of ORF .]

Courtney, E. Archaic Latin Prose, Atlanta:  Scholars Press, 1999.  

[Useful commentary on several of the early fragmentary oratorical texts.]

Poetic fragments

Standard collections (in addition to warmington)

Morel, W. Fragmenta poetarum latinorum epicorum et lyricorum praeter Ennium et Lucilium . Leipzig, 1927. Reprt. Stuttgart, 1963. Revised by C. Büchner (2d ed.). Leipzig 1982. Revised by Jürgen Blänsdorf (3d ed.). Stuttgart, 1995 and (4th ed.) Berlin, 2011.

Questions & Answers

How we are making nano material?
what is a peer
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
What is STMs full form?
scanning tunneling microscope
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
what school?
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
anyone know any internet site where one can find nanotechnology papers?
Damian Reply
sciencedirect big data base
Introduction about quantum dots in nanotechnology
Praveena Reply
what does nano mean?
Anassong Reply
nano basically means 10^(-9). nanometer is a unit to measure length.
do you think it's worthwhile in the long term to study the effects and possibilities of nanotechnology on viral treatment?
Damian Reply
absolutely yes
how to know photocatalytic properties of tio2 nanoparticles...what to do now
Akash Reply
it is a goid question and i want to know the answer as well
characteristics of micro business
for teaching engĺish at school how nano technology help us
How can I make nanorobot?
Do somebody tell me a best nano engineering book for beginners?
s. Reply
there is no specific books for beginners but there is book called principle of nanotechnology
how can I make nanorobot?
what is fullerene does it is used to make bukky balls
Devang Reply
are you nano engineer ?
fullerene is a bucky ball aka Carbon 60 molecule. It was name by the architect Fuller. He design the geodesic dome. it resembles a soccer ball.
what is the actual application of fullerenes nowadays?
That is a great question Damian. best way to answer that question is to Google it. there are hundreds of applications for buck minister fullerenes, from medical to aerospace. you can also find plenty of research papers that will give you great detail on the potential applications of fullerenes.
what is the Synthesis, properties,and applications of carbon nano chemistry
Abhijith Reply
Mostly, they use nano carbon for electronics and for materials to be strengthened.
is Bucky paper clear?
carbon nanotubes has various application in fuel cells membrane, current research on cancer drug,and in electronics MEMS and NEMS etc
how did you get the value of 2000N.What calculations are needed to arrive at it
Smarajit Reply
Privacy Information Security Software Version 1.1a
Got questions? Join the online conversation and get instant answers!
Jobilize.com Reply

Get the best Algebra and trigonometry course in your pocket!

Source:  OpenStax, Tools of the trade: bibliographies for roman studies. OpenStax CNX. Mar 23, 2011 Download for free at http://cnx.org/content/col11220/1.6
Google Play and the Google Play logo are trademarks of Google Inc.

Notification Switch

Would you like to follow the 'Tools of the trade: bibliographies for roman studies' conversation and receive update notifications?