CUMMING TO EGYPT

MEETING AT ANTIUM

ROMA DE CULTU SERVI GALLUS

OCTAVIAN IN EGYPT II

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OCTAVIAN IN EGYPT

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DEATH OF A TYRANT

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SATURNIUS MONS

SATURNIUS MONS

There is an old Roman legend that tells this story. At dawn on the 17th of December in the year 24 B.C.E. the Roman God Saturn appeared on the steps of his temple in the Roman Forum to walk among the mortals on this the first day of his festival of Saturnalia.

 

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