Dellius, Quintus 1. Jh. v. Chr
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- Dellius, Quintus 1. Jh. v. Chr
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- Dellius, Historicus
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- FGrH 197
TLG Canon of Greek Authors and Works, Third Edition, pg. 122
Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Vol 1, 1867, p. 956: Q. 1)1,1,1,11"S, a Roman equee, who seem» to have lived as a negotiator in Asia, where in B. c. 44 he joined Dolabella. Afterwards he went over to Cassius and then joined M. Antony, who sent him, in в. с. 41, to Egypt to summon Cleopatra to appear before him at Tarsus in Cilicia.
Brill's New Pauly: (Name in Cass. Dio 49,39,2), referred to by Messalla Corvinus as desultor bellorum civium, as in 43 BC he defected from P. Cornelius [I 29] Dolabella to C. Cassius [I 10], the next year to Mark Antony and finally, shortly before the battle of Actium, to the camp of Octavian, with important information about Antony's troops (Sen. Suas. 1,7).
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- Smith's Dictionary
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