Theoxenos (1115)
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Originally published as: Radicke, Jan. “Theoxenus: On Anacharsis (?) (1115)." Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Continued Part IV. Biography and Antiquarian Literature. IV A Biography. Fascicle 7. Imperial and Undated Authors. Section Editor: G. Schepens. Editor in Chief: G. Schepens. Brill, 1999.

Introduction/ Biographical Essay

Theoxenos, who is said to have written on Anacharsis or the Seven Sages, is obscure. Perhaps he has been invented as an authority by Lucian1. The tradition that…

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Radicke, Jan, “Theoxenos (1115)”, in: Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Part IV, General Editor: Stefan Schorn (Leuven) (2011 onwards), Guido Schepens (Leuven) (1998-2010). Consulted online on 18 January 2019 <>

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