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  • Another rhetorician, also named Cornutus, who flourished A.D.
  • From certain similarities of style he has been identified with Publius Annius Florus, poet, rhetorician and friend of Hadrian, author of a dialogue on the question whether Virgil was an orator or poet, of which the introduction has been preserved.
  • And magnificent rhetorician though he was, his labour was given less to his diction than to the facts; his heart was less in the form than the matter.
  • At a comparatively early age he entered the church, and held for some time the office of anagnost or reader; subsequently he manifested a desire to devote himself to the secular life as a rhetorician, an impulse which was checked by the earnest remonstrances of Gregory of Nazianzus.
  • PUBLIUS ANNIUS FLORUS, Roman poet and rhetorician, identified by some authorities with the historian Florus (q.v.).
 

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