Note 035
From Chapter 31 of the Decline & Fall

Claudian, who seems to have read the history of Ammianus, speaks of this great revolution in a much less courtly style:

Postquam jura ferox in se communia Caesar
Transtulit; et lapsi mores; desuetaque priscis
Artibus, in gremium pacis servile recessi. De Bell. Gildonico, v. 49.
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