Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

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Minucius Felix, Marcus
(704 words)

b. probably in North Africa after AD 160;

d. no later than ca. AD 250;

Christian Roman author.

Works

Only Octavius is attributed to Minucius. Even Hieronymus (Jerome) had already disputed his authorship of the treatise De fato vel Contra mathematicos, which had originally been listed under Minucius’ name.

Manuscripts

Octavius had initially…

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Werner, Matthias, “Minucius Felix, Marcus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, English edition by Tine Jerke and Volker Dallman (2009). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der antiken Texte: Autoren- und Werklexikon. Herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester in Verbindung mit Brigitte Egger. Serie: Der Neue Pauly – Supplemente, 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, Band 2. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 11 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0146>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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