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VERRINE ORATIONS MANUSCRIPT BY MARCUS TULLIUS CICERO

Date of Manuscript: 1476 The very basis of modern rhetorical strategies. This was the only cause in which Cicero was engaged as accuser instead of defender. Concerns the Sicilian’s suit against former governor Gaius Verres who had embezzled funds and worse. Verres’ defender Quintus Hortensius was so confounded by Cicero’s prosecution, he was unable to make any defense. Cicero is the greatest name in Roman literature. #0755
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