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Die Berichte der unbekannteren Indienfahrer (2219)

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This entry was prepared by Stefan Faller and published on 1 May 2019. Kommentar Im Anhang 721 der FGrHist III C hat Jacoby nach eigenem Bekunden die Fragmente der „späteren Indienfahrer“ gesammelt. Eine Durchsicht der Texte zeigt allerdings, dass die zeitliche Komponente dabei nicht der Hauptgrund für die Auswahl war: Zwar bezieht sich die überwiegende Menge des Materials auf Notizen aus den Jahrhunderten nach Skylax oder Ktesias, aber einerseits nicht ausschließlich und andererseits war für die Aufnahme der …

Ion von Chios (1764)

(8,496 words)

Author(s): Assenmaker, Pierre
[see BNJ 392] This entry was prepared by Pierre Assenmaker and published in May 2017. To be published in print in: Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Continued. Part IV E. Paradoxography and Antiquities. IV 2. Antiquities, vol. 1, ed. by Stefan Schorn, Leiden, Boston. Einleitung Die Biographie Ions von Chios lässt sich ziemlich gut rekonstruieren1. Auf Chios geboren, vermutlich in einer wohlhabenden aristokratischen Familie2, kam er um 466 v.Chr. nach Athen, wo er Kimon kennenlernte. Da er damals noch „ganz jung“ war3, kann sein Geburtsdatum auf 484/481 v.Chr. festgel…

Demetrio di Skepsis (2013)

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Author(s): Biraschi, Anna Maria
This entry was written by Anna Maria Biraschi and published on 1 July 2011. About This Historian Historian: Demetrios of Skepsis Jacoby number: 2013 Attested works: Τρωικὸς διάκοσμος / Trojan catalogue : T 1, T 4, T 11, F 1 Historian's date: 2nd century BC Historical focus: V. Geography | A. Descriptive Geography Place of origin: Skepsis (Asia Minor)   FGrHist 2013 T 1 Source: Strabo, Geography 13.1.55 C609 Work mentioned: Τρωικὸς διάκοσμος / Trojan catalogue Source date: 1st century BC-1st century AD Source origin: unknown Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Biography - Library of…

Anonymous on Pausanias, On Argolika (Anonymi apud Pausaniam de Argo) (314)

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Author(s): Millis, B.W.
This entry was prepared by Benjamin W. Millis and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous on Pausanias, On Argolika (Anonymi apud Pausaniam de Argo) Jacoby number: 314 Attested works: unknown: F1 - F12 Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 314 F 1 Source: Pausanias, Description of Greece 2.12.6 Work mentioned: unknown Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: genealogy - Library of Congress mythology, greek - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Pausanias, Description of Greece, 2.12…

Alkimos (560)

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Author(s): Smith, David G.
This entry was prepared by David G. Smith and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Alkimos Jacoby number: 560 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXIX. Sicilia and Magna Graecia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 560 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers 2.114 (M. Marcovich (ed.), Diogenis Laertii Vitae Philosophorum 1 (Stuttgart 1999)) Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century …

Philonides (121)

(1,877 words)

Author(s): Sheridan, Brian
This entry was prepared by Brian Sheridan and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Philonides Jacoby number: 121 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | c. History of Alexander Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 121 T 1a Source: Inscriptions from Olympia 276, ( Syll.3 303; W. Dittenberger, Sylloge Inscriptionum Graecarum3, (Leipzig 1915)) Work mentioned: Source date: 4th century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: votive offerings - …

Demades of Athens (227)

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Author(s): Dmitriev, Sviatoslav
This entry was prepared by Sviatoslav Dmitriev and published on 1 April 2015. About this Historian Historian: Demades of Athens Jacoby number: 227 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | C. Autobiographies, Memoirs and Memorabilia | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 227 T 1 Source: unknown, IG II2.2, 1623 B, vv. 160-199 (no. 962 B, vv. 160-200) Work mentioned: Source date: 4th century BC Source language: Fragment subject: politics and government - Library of Congress politics and government - …

Hegesinos (331)

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Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Hegesinos Jacoby number: 331 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 331 T 1 Source: Pausanias, Description of Greece 9.29.2 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: history, ancient - Library of Congress poetry, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby P…

Androtion of Athens (324)

(59,698 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2015. About this Historian Historian: Androtion of Athens Jacoby number: 324 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 324 T 1 Source: Suda, α 2191, ᾽Ανδροτίων (ed. Adler) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon,…

Aristodemos of Nysa (22)

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Author(s): Ceccarelli, Paola
This entry was prepared by Paola Ceccarelli and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Aristodemos of Nysa Jacoby number: 22 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | B. Hellenistic Reference Works and Collections | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 22 F 1a Source: Plutarch, Parallel Stories 35p. 314C Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: religion - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Plutarch, Parallel Stories, 35p. 314Cλοιμοῦ κατασχόν…

Myron of Priene (106)

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Author(s): Christesen, Paul
This entry was prepared by Paul Christesen and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Myron of Priene Jacoby number: 106 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | a. The Period until Philip and Alexander Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 106 T 1 Source: Pausanias, Description of Greece 4.6.1-3 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Pausani…

Anonymous on Pausanias of Arcadia (322)

(9,877 words)

Author(s): Jost, Madeleine | Roy, James
This entry was prepared by Madeleine Jost and James Roy and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous on Pausanias of Arcadia Jacoby number: 322 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 322 F 1 Source: Pausanias, Description of Greece 8.1.4-6 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Pausanias, Description of Greece, 8.1.4-6(4) φασὶ δὲ ᾽Αρκάδες ὡς Πελασγὸς γένοιτο ἐν τῆι γῆι ταύτηι πρῶτος … (5…

Tyrtaios (580)

(60,845 words)

Author(s): Bayliss, Andrew
This entry was prepared by Andrew Bayliss and published on 1 October 2017. About this Historian Historian: Tyrtaios Jacoby number: 580 Attested works: Historian's date: 7th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples (Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXXI. Sparta Place of origin: Sparta Felix Jacoby’s original brief entry for Tyrtaios included only 7 fragments of the then fourteen known fragments, only the briefest of commentaries, and no testimonia. The brevity of his work on Tyrtaeus was …

Phanodikos (397)

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Author(s): Constantakopoulou, Christy
This entry was prepared by Christy Constantakopoulou and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Phanodikos Jacoby number: 397 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC, late 3rd - early 2nd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XVI. Delos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 397 F 1 Source: Scholia (L+) on Apollonios of Rhodes, Argonautika 1.211/5c Work mentioned: Source date: uncertain Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - …

Anonymous, Testimony on Arkadia(Testimonium de Arcadia) (320)

(1,426 words)

Author(s): Jost, M. | Roy, J.
This entry was prepared by Madeleine Jost and James Roy and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, Testimony on Arkadia(Testimonium de Arcadia) Jacoby number: 320 Attested works: Historian's date: Hellenistic period Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | X. Arcadia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 320 F 1 Source: Pliny, Natural History 8.81 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: eng Fragment subject: ethnology - Library of Congress ritual - …

Aristarchos of Elis (412)

(846 words)

Author(s): Anderson, Greg
This entry was prepared by Greg Anderson and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Aristarchos of Elis Jacoby number: 412 Attested works: uncertain: F1, Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XVIII. Elis and Olympia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 412 F 1 Source: Pausanias, Description of Greece 5.20.4 Work mentioned: uncertain Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: asylum, right of - Library of Congress military history…

Anaxikrates (307)

(1,614 words)

Author(s): Mori, Anatole
This entry was prepared by Anatole Mori and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Anaxikrates Jacoby number: 307 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | IX. Argos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 307 F 1 Source: Scholion on Euripides, Andromache 224 Work mentioned: Source date: 11th century AD, 11th - 12th century AD 12th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Scho…

Theopompos of Chios (115)

(196,910 words)

Author(s): Morison, William S.
This entry was prepared by William S. Morison and published on 1 October 2014. About this Historian Historian: Theopompos of Chios Jacoby number: 115 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | b. Philippika Place of origin: unknown The Greek text of the fragments follows the most recent published edition, noted by editor, place of publication, and date. In the cases where the printed text differs, a footnote with the variant reading has …

Anonymous, On Samothrace (548)

(13,331 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Samothrace Jacoby number: 548 Attested works: Historian's date: unknown 1st century BC Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 548 F 1 Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Bibliotheca 5.47.1-49.6 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: geography, ancient - Library of Congress etiology - Library of Congress linguistics - Library of Congress mysteries, religious - Library of Congress ritual - Library of Congress initiati…

Akousilaos of Argos (2)

(31,664 words)

Author(s): Toye, David L.
This entry was prepared by David L. Toye and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Akousilaos of Argos Jacoby number: 2 Attested works: Genealogies: F1 - F46 Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 2 T 1 Source: Suda , s.v. ᾽Ακουσίλαος Work mentioned: Source date: 11th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, s.v. ᾽ΑκουσίλαοςΚάβα υἱός· ᾽Αργεῖος ἀπὸ Κερκάδ…
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