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Cornelius Nepos (99?–24? B.C.)

Nepos, Cornelius (nē’pos). A Roman biographer and historian; born in Ticinum (?), 99? B.C.; died 24? B.C. His ‘Lives’ of eminent men are preserved, and much used as school textbooks from their simplicity of style.