GALLIA ROMANA

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Of Gallo-Roman antiquities (15th-17th centuries)

Notice

Ville Saintes (Charente-Maritime, 17)
Subject(s) Amphitheatre
 
Author(s) Zinzerling, Just
  Dutch scholar (1590-1618)
Resource type Printed book
Date 1616
Inscription
References Zinzerling 1616, p. 147
Bibliography

Bernard 1859, pp. 1-14 ; Maurin 1978, pp. 105-109 ; Lemerle 2005, pp. 32-33, 102 ; Maurin 2007, p. 249-259

Remarks Zinzerling stayed in France from 1612 to 1616
Transcription 

Antiquitatem urbis, & qud Romani hc degere amarint, testantur operum, qu excitarunt, [124] reliqui. 1. Amphitheatri, prope urbem.
= The ancient origins of the town and the favour bestowed upon it by the Romans are attested by the many ancient remains found here, which include: 1) an the amphitheatre, situated near the town...