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Text #3238

Dio Cassius. Roman History. Vol. 8
[DioCass. 69.11.4. Translated by Earnest Cary. Harvard University Press. 1925. (9 Vols.) p. 447]



Finally, he1 declared that he had seen a star which he took to be that of Antinous, and gladly lent an ear to the fictitious tales woven by his associates to the effect that the star had really come into being from the spirit of Antinous and had then appeared for the first time.

  1. Hadrian [nE].

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