Even before that colony, A. U. C. 630,
(Velleius Patercul. i. 15,) In the time of Polybius, (Hist.
l. iii. p. 265, edit. Gronov.) Narbonne was a Celtic town of
the first eminence, and one of the most northern places of
the known world, (D'Anville, Notice de l'Ancienne Gaule, p.
The History Of The Decline And
Fall Of The Roman Empire
—Fall In The East