(Pope 898) restored the decrees of Formosus, and preferred his friends.
When Formosus died, his successor was elected from the opposite faction.
Overwhelmed with chagrin, Formosus died on the 4th of April 896.
And we be obliged to set our amorous eclogues to the tune of Formosus Pastor Corydon?
The god whose special province was the management of the solar orb is introduced as Formosus appollo.
In the following year Arnulf succeeded in seizing Rome, and Formosus crowned him emperor.
(Pope 898-900) reasserted the cause of Formosus, in consequence of which great disturbances arose in Rome.