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7) Theopompus' Philippica had fifty-eight books (FGrHist 115 T 1), Timaeus apparently wrote thirty-eight (FGrHist 566 T 1), and Poseidonius 52 (FGrHist 87 T 1).
Consequently, the most prolific Catholic controversialist of his day, Johannes Cochlaeus, began to publish a series of Demosthenic orations against the new Philip, beginning in 1534 with the first four books, and ending with Philippica VII in 1549.
99) A much-reprinted Spanish-language handbook, Juan de Hevia Bolanos's Curia Philippica, harshly condemned merchants who even so much as asked a price higher than the just price.