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29 results for PLINY

8 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Tue May 28, 201330ARoman encyclopedist who died after the eruption of VesuviusDan Feyer
Thu Nov 10, 201110DRoman writer who originated the phrase "with a grain of salt"Tim Croce
Wed May 9, 200722D"Elder" of ancient historyPatrick Merrell
Sun Dec 19, 200476DRoman encyclopedistFrances Hansen (1919-2004)
Fri Apr 19, 200224DRoman naturalist (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Apr 9, 199931A"Natural History" authorManny Nosowsky
Thu Jan 16, 199750DAuthor of "Historia naturalis"W. R. Williams
Sun Apr 30, 1995106ARoman naturalist (2)Warren W. Reich

21 results for PLINY from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun Sep 17, 198944D"Historia naturalis" authorJohn M. SamsonMaleska
Thu Jun 18, 198726DRoman naturalistKenneth WitteMaleska
Sun Aug 31, 198691AFriend of Trajan and TacitusFrances HansenMaleska
Wed Apr 30, 198628DRoman writer-statesmanDorothy CannanMaleska
Sun Mar 24, 198538DFriend of Trajan and TacitusRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Tue Mar 3, 198125AThe Elder or the YoungerCharles EnglerMaleska
Sun May 4, 198067AScholar of old RomeReginald L. JohnsonMaleska
Sun Jul 17, 197773ARoman naturalistAlex F. BlackMaleska
Sat Mar 5, 197719DRoman writerHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Mon Jan 5, 197634DRoman writerHerb L. RisteenWeng
Sun Jun 14, 197034AFriend of Trajan and TacitusWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Thu Dec 14, 196724DRoman naturalist.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Wed Mar 10, 196529DRoman naturalist.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 15, 19647DRoman writer.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 5, 196121DFamous Roman writer.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 27, 19586DRoman naturalist.Louise EarnestFarrar
Fri May 31, 195732ARoman author.UnknownFarrar
Tue Oct 27, 195337DContemporary of Seneca.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Fri Jul 11, 195223DLatin author of a famous natural history.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 25, 194893ARoman author killed in Vesuvius eruption, A. D. 79.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Mar 15, 1942104AHe wrote "Natural History."Marie C. FrenchFarrar