Atticae

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  • Loosely patterned after the Noctes Atticae, the book took two decades to complete.
  • Have you received the 'Noetes Atticae?' I sent also an annotation on Portugal. Cited from Life of Lord Byron, With His Letters and Journals, Vol. 2, ed. by Moore
  • Aulus Gellius did not desire to live longer than he should be able to write, as he says himself in the prologue to the Noctes Atticae. Cited from The Philobiblon of Richard de Bury
  • Aulus Gellius in Noctes Atticae describes Peregrinus as a "serious and disciplined man".
  • He compiled a book called Dies Geniales, constructed after the model of the Noctes Atticae of Aulus Gellius, and the Saturnalia of Macrobius.
  • His work entitled Dies Geniales appeared at Rome in 1522, and was constructed after the model of the Noctes Atticae of Aulus Gellius, and the Saturnalia of Macrobius. Cited from The Project Gutenberg Encyclopedia Volume 1 of 28
  • Duker was also an authority on ancient law, and published Opuscula varia de latinitate veterum jurisconsultorum (1711), and a revision of the Leges Atticae of S. Petit (1741).
  • Aulus Gellius, in the Noctes Atticae, speculated that Vejovis was the inverse or ill-omened counterpart of Jupiter; compare Summanus.
  • The form of the Saturnalia is copied from Plato's Symposium and Gellius's Noctes atticae; the chief authorities (whose names, however, are not quoted) are Gellius, Seneca the philosopher, Plutarch (Quaestiones conviviales), Athenaeus and the commentaries of Servius and others on Virgil.