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Cicero

Cicero

Dec 5, 2012

Marcus Tullius Cicero, the greatest name in Roman literature, was born near Arpinum, a town of Latium, January 3rd, B.C. 106. His father, a man of large views and liberal culture, belonged to the equites, and possessed an hereditary estate in the neighborhood of the town. Early Years To give his sons, Marcus and Quintus, that education which could not be...