Xenophon of Ephesus
(325 words)

active in the 2nd cent. AD;

author of a romantic Greek novel in five books.


Transmitted in a single codex.


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Τὰ κατ’ Ἀνθείαν καὶ Ἁβροκόµην Ἐφεσιακά / Tà kat’ Antheían kaì Habrokómēn Ephesiaká (Ephes.)

Ephesiaca de amoribus Anthiae et Abrocomae

The Ephesian Story of Anthea and Habrocomes

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Landfester, Manfred, “Xenophon of Ephesus”, 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 19 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0237>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831

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