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[sal-uh st] /ˈsæl əst/
(Caius Sallustius Crispus) 86–34 b.c, Roman historian. Unabridged
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  • I had gone three times through the whole of Livy, Sallust, and Tacitus.

    Self-Help Samuel Smiles
  • It is in the Ludovisi quarter, and stands on the very site of the Gardens of Sallust.

    Italy, the Magic Land Lilian Whiting
  • Barclay's preface and dedication are omitted, as well as the Latin of Sallust.

    The Ship of Fools, Volume 1 Sebastian Brandt
  • Hard.; and for general illustrations, the notes of Wasse on Sallust, Cat.

  • The Fabrician dungeons are not more gloomy than the gardens of Sallust are now.

    Aurelian William Ware
  • So we parted; and I bent my way toward the gardens of Sallust.

    Aurelian William Ware
  • If I were Sallust, I would have some grief or another every day.

    The Last Days of Pompeii Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
British Dictionary definitions for Sallust


full name Gaius Sallustius Crispus. 86–?34 bc, Roman historian and statesman, noted for his histories of the Catiline conspiracy and the Roman war against Jugurtha
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