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

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Stobaeus, Io(h)annes
(1,045 words)

probably b. in Stobi (Macedonia), 4th/5th cent. AD;

author of a Greek collection of excerpts; nothing is known about his life.

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Transmitted under the name of Stobaeus is a collection of excerpts from more than 500 Greek authors (prose and poetry), ranging from Homerus [1] to Themistius , gener…

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Ciccolella, Federica, “Stobaeus, Io(h)annes”, 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 25 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0208>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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