Lives of the Caesarsby Suetonius, Catharine Edwards
Pub. Date: 06/15/2009
Publisher: Oxford University Press
The Lives of the Caesars include the biographies of Julius Caesar and the eleven subsequent emperors: Augustus, Tiberius, Gaius Caligula, Claudius, Nero, Galba, Otho, Vitelius, Vespasian, Titus, Domitian. Suetonius composed his material from a variety of sources, without much concern for their reliability. His biographies consist of the ancestry and/em>
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This is a great read and I feel like I catch much more of the flavor of Suetonius than is the case with the Robert Graves version. Excellent notes and intro by the translator.