Varro's statement (in Priscian ix.
Jerome, Priscian and others attributed the work to Cicero (whose De inventione was called Rhetorica prima, the Auctor ad Herennium, Rhetorica secunda), while the claims of L.
Priscian the grammarian speaks of him as having attained the summit of honesty and of all sciences.
(d) De Orthographia, a compilation made by the author in his ninety-third year from the works of twelve grammarians, ending with his contemporary Priscian (ed.
PRISCIAN [PRIsCIANUS Caesariensisi, the celebrated Latin grammarian, lived about A.D.