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Like the pontifices, the augurs also had their books, libri augurales.
The pontifices were a college of priests, that superintended the affairs of religion and worship on behalf of the government.Quintus Claudius, Volume 2 of 2|Ernst Eckstein
Romani pontifices apostolicam bibliothecam magno studio amplificant atque illustrant.The Care of Books|John Willis Clark
(1, 74) quotes this statement of Polybius with the remark that it is founded on a single tablet in the custody of the Pontifices.
There were originally five pontifices, and the number was afterwards raised to fifteen.History of Religion|Allan Menzies