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Rutilius and Lucius; or, stories of the third age

Author(s): Wilberforce, Robert Isaac Pages:
Publisher: Date of Publication: 1842
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Setting: Period: 297Ð305 AD (Code: 8c3)
Rome Setting: n? Christian/Jewish/Pagan: c/p
Mystery: n First Person:
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Subject: ÒAD 297Ð305. Rutilius travels in the East and learns about various Christian doctrines. Lucius, a native of England [sic], helps Constantine to escape from Galerius and is forced to flee during the Diocletian persecutions.Ó (Kelly) ---- Òa tale replete with kidnapped Christian maiden and martyred centurion É discourses on the Stoicism, Neoplatonism, cults of Venus, and Christian sects of the third centuryÓ (Dahl, ÒPaterÕs MariusÓ, p 6)
Unique Qualities: Author was a "tractarian clergyman" (Dahl).
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