Chariton of Aphrodisias (Caria)
(329 words)

between the middle of the 1st cent. BC and the middle of the 1st cent. AD;

author of a Greek romance novel.

Works

Novel in 8 books.

papyri

Four papyrus fragments are preserved, with a better text than the only complete manuscript.

Manuscripts

Preserved in a single manuscript.

Works

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Dating

Brief Description

1

Χαιρέας καὶ Καλλιρρόη / Chairéas kaì Ka…

Cite this page
Landfester, Manfred, “Chariton of Aphrodisias (Caria)”, 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 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0062>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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