Anubion
(99 words)

1st cent. AD;

author of an astrological poem in Greek (original title not preserved).

Works

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English Title

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Brief Description

1

Carmen astrologicum elegiacum

Astrological Poem in Elegiacs

1st cent. AD

Didactic poem on astrology/astronomy; the model for subsequent works, such as the Mathesis of Firmicus Maternus

Papyri

Name / Number

Dating

Selection

Content / Notable Features

1

P. Oxy. 4503–4507

2nd–5th cent.

Modern editions (complete works)

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Cite this page
Landfester, Manfred, “Anubion”, 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 20 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0020>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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