Note 126
From Chapter 37 of the Decline & Fall

See the two general historians of Spain Mariana (Hist. de Rebus Hispanize, tom. i. l. v. c. 12-15, p. 182-194) and Ferreras (French translation tom. ii. p. 206-247). Mariana almost forgets that he is a Jesuit, to assume the style and spirit of a Roman classic. Ferreras, an industrious compiler, reviews his facts and rectifies his chronology.

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