Bust of Seneca the Elder
An illustration of the bust of Seneca the Elder. Lucius or Marcus Annaeus Seneca, known as Seneca the Elder and Seneca the Rhetorician (ca. 54 BC – ca. 39 AD), was a Roman rhetorician and writer, born of a wealthy equestrian family of Cordoba, Hispania.
KeywordsWriter, Seneca the Elder, Lucius, Marcus Annaeus Seneca, Roman rhetorician, equestrian family
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