Major anthology of Greek epigrams by hundreds of poets from 16 cents.; consists of the collection of the Anthologia Palatina (3,700 poems) in 15 books and, as book 16, 388 additional poems only preserved in the Anthologia Planudea (so-called Appendix Planudea).
Partial translations, especially into Latin, began to appear in the middle of the 16th cent.
Anthologia Palatina (Anth. Palat.)
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“Anthologia Graeca”, in:
Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger.
Consulted online on 23 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0016>