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Phileas von Athen (2038)

(8,980 words)

Author(s): González Ponce, Francisco José
This entry was written by Francisco José González Ponce and published on 1 November 2013 Aus dem spanischen übersetzt von Sabine Panzram und Manolis Ulbricht About This Historian Historian: Phileas von Athen Jacoby number: 2038 Attested works: Periploi (Circumnavigations) Γῆς Περίοδος (Circumnavigation of the Earth) Historian's date: not_specified Historical focus: V. Geography | A. Descriptive Geography Place of origin: unknown Kommentar Über Phileas, den einzigen Periplus-Schreiber, hinsichtlich dessen athenischer Herkunft kein Zweifel besteht1, haben wir kaum Inf…
Date: 2017-10-19

Istros (1768)

(4,360 words)

Author(s): Engels, David
First published online in April 2015. 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 David Engels and Stefan Schorn, Leiden, Boston. Einleitung/Biografischer Essay Die spärlichen Angaben zu Leben und Werk des Istros sind bereits an anderer Stelle ausführlich zusammengestellt und kommentiert worden1; es sei hier nur daran erinnert, daß Istros – sein Herkunftsort ist unsicher, wenn auch einmal in einem Fragment des Hermippos von Berytos die Stadt Paphos genannt wird2 – in…

Nikanor of Kyrene (1784)

(19,978 words)

Author(s): Grigolin, Chiara
This entry was prepared by Chiara Grigolin (Durham). First published online in April 2019. To be published in print in: Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Continued. Part IV E. Paradoxography and Antiquities. 2. Antiquities, fascicle 1, ed. by David Engels and Stefan Schorn, Leiden, Boston. About this Historian Historian: Nikanor of Kyrene Jacoby number: 1784 Attested works: Μετονομασίαι / Changes of Names Historian's date: 3rd-2nd century BC? Historical focus: IV. Antiquarian History and Biography | E. Paradoxography and Antiquities | 2. Antiquities Place of origin: Kyre…

Aristeides, On the Foundation of Knidos (1770)

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Author(s): Barbantani, Silvia
This entry was prepared by Silvia Barbantani. First published online in April 2015. 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 David Engels and Stefan Schorn, Leiden, Boston. See also FGrHist 444 / BNJ 444. Introduction/ Biographical Essay Jacoby was uncertain about the identity of this Aristeides1. He was convinced, however, that the author of the Περὶ Κνίδου κτίσεως was different from the Aristeides to whom a monograph on proverbs, Περὶ παροιμιῶν, is attributed, and…
Date: 2018-02-01

Dikaiarchos (1400)

(253,688 words)

This entry was prepared by Gertjan Verhasselt and published on 1 April 2018. Table of Contents INTRODUCTION 1. Life 2. Dates 3. Famous Homonyms 4. Works 4.1. Life of Greece 4.2. On the destruction of men 4.3. On the Sacrifice in Ilion 4.4. Descent into the Sanctuary of Trophonios 4.5. Olympikos and Panathenaïkos 4.6. On Musical Contests and On Dionysiac Contests 4.7. On Alkaios 4.8. Works on Homer and Euripides? 4.9. On Lives and the fragments on philosophers 4.10. Tripolitikos 4.11. Constitutions 4.12. Letter to Aristoxenos 4.13. A work on proverbs? 4.14. Geographical works 4.15. Works …
Date: 2018-11-01

Demosthenes of Bithynia (1769)

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Author(s): Barbantani, Silvia
First published online in April 2015. 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 David Engels and Stefan Schorn, Leiden, Boston. Introduction/ Biographical Essay No biographical data are known about Demosthenes of Bithynia. In FGrHist 699 F 17/ BNJ 699 F 17, he is considered as a source for Alexander Polyhistor (2nd-1st cent. BC) and a target of Polybios’ criticism, but in this passage the reading “Demosthenes” may be a corruption for Timosthenes or Kallisthenes1. Most s…

Apollonios of Rhodes (1766)

(10,128 words)

Author(s): Barbantani, Silvia
This entry was prepared by Silvia Barbantani.First published online in April 2015. 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 David Engels and Stefan Schorn, Leiden, Boston. Introduction (also commentary on T 1-3) Apollonios is consistently presented by ancient sources as a younger contemporary of Kallimachos, so probably his activity as a poet and philologist stretched from the reign of Ptolemy II Philadelphos (283-246 BC), to that of Ptolemy III Euergetes I (246-221 B…

Pausanias von Antiocheia (1777)

(30,364 words)

Author(s): Engels, David | Grigolin, Chiara
This entry was prepared by David Engels (Bruxelles / Poznań) and Chiara Grigolin (Durham). First published online in April 2019. To be published in print in: Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Continued. Part IV E. Paradoxography and Antiquities. 2. Antiquities, fascicle 1, ed. by David Engels and Stefan Schorn, Leiden, Boston. Einleitung Das bedeutendste Problem bei der Rekonstruktion von Leben und Werk des Pausanias ist die Tatsache, daß die diesem Autor zugeschriebenen Fragmente möglicherweise auf insgesamt vier mögliche Verfasser verwe…

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…

Aristeides von Milet (?) (2006)

(1,357 words)

Author(s): Arenz, Alexander
This entry was prepared by Alexander Arenz and published in December 2017. About this Historian Historian: Aristeides von Milet (?) Jacoby number: 2006 Attested works: περὶ Κνίδου / On Knidos Historian's date: Historical focus: V. Geography | A. Descriptive Geography Place of origin: Miletos Kommentar Eine nähere Bestimmung eines Aristeides von Milet ist kaum möglich.1 Die Kenntnis über den betreffenden Autor verdunkeln insbesondere die zahlreichen Belegstellen bei Ps. Plutarch, die den von Jacoby als Schwindelautor bezeichn…

Alexandros Polyhistor (273)

(117,475 words)

Author(s): Blakely, Sandra
This entry was prepared by Sandra Blakely and published on 1 April 2015. About this Historian Historian: Alexandros Polyhistor (L. Cornelius Alexander) Jacoby number: 273 Attested works: Aigyptiaka: F1-F11; On Bithynia: F12-13; On the Euxine Sea: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 273 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. ᾽Αλέξανδρος ὁ Μιλήσιος Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: slavery …

Dei(l)ochos (471)

(25,226 words)

Author(s): Cuypers, Martine
This entry was prepared by Martine Cuypers and published on 1 April 2018. About this Historian Historian: Dei(l)ochos Jacoby number: 471 Attested works: On Kyzikos: F 1-F 10b; On Samothrace(?): F 11 Historian's date: TAQ 431 BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples (Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XLII. Kyzikos Place of origin: Kyzikos or Prokonessos   BNJ 471 T 1 Source: Dionysios of Halikarnassos, On Thucydides 5 (L. Radermacher and H. Usener (eds.), Dionysii Halicarnasei quae exstant 5 (Leipzig 1899)) Works mentioned: On Kyzikos S…

Timagoras (381)

(1,540 words)

Author(s): Ganter, Angela
This entry was prepared by Angela Ganter and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Timagoras Jacoby number: 381 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XII. Boeotia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 381 F 1 Source: Scholia on Euripides, Phoenician Women 159 Work mentioned: Source date: various Source language: Greek Fragment subject: religion - Library of Congress sacrifice - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Scho…

Dieuchidas of Megara (485)

(6,611 words)

Author(s): Liddel, Peter
This entry was prepared by Peter Liddel and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Dieuchidas of Megara Jacoby number: 485 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 | LI. Megara Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 485 T 1 Source: Clement of Alexandria, Miscellanies 6.2.26.28 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD, c. 150 – before 215 AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: transmission of texts - Library of Congress Tex…

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,…

Demon of Athens (327)

(15,197 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Demon of Athens Jacoby number: 327 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd 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 327 T 1 Source: Suda, Φ 441, s.v. Φιλόχορος (Adler) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress criticism - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Sud…

Anonymous, On Alexander’s History (153)

(14,378 words)

Author(s): Bearzot, Cinzia
This entry was prepared by Cinzia Bearzot and published on 1 April 2017. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Alexander’s History Jacoby number: 153 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:   BNJ 153 T 1 Source: Cicero (Tullius), Pro Licinio Archia, 24 Work mentioned: Source date: 62 BC Source language: Latin Fragment subject: Biography--To 500 - Library of Congress genre, epic Textual base: Jacoby Cicero (Tullius), Pro Li…

Damastes of Sigeion (5)

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Author(s): Costa, Virgilio
This entry was prepared by Virgilio Costa and published on 1 April 2017. About this Historian Historian: Damastes of Sigeion Jacoby number: 5 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History (Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) Place of origin:   BNJ 5 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexicon, - Δαμάστης Work mentioned: Source date: Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Biography--To 500 - Library of Congress Religion - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexicon, - Δαμάστης· Σιγειεύς1, ἀπὸ Σιγείου τῆς Τρωάδος, Δ…

Aristokrates (591)

(2,859 words)

Author(s): Kennell, Nigel | Powell, Anton
This entry was prepared by Anton Powell and published on 1 October 2014. About this Historian Historian: Aristokrates Jacoby number: 591 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century AD Hellenistic period? Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXXI. Sparta Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 591 T 1 Source: Plutarch, Life of Lykourgos 4.8 (B. Perrin (ed.), Plutarch's Lives 1 (Cambridge, MA 1914)) Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: history,…

Anonymoi, De rebus Siculis (577)

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Author(s): Luraghi, Nino
This entry was prepared by Nino Luraghi and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Anonymoi, De rebus Siculis Jacoby number: 577 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC 4th century BC Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 577 F 1 Source: P. Oxy. 665 (ed. F. M. Heichelheim, ‘The Toronto Epitome of a Sicilian Historian’, SO 31 (1955), 88-95) Work mentioned: Source date: 4th century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: military history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby POxy., 665//a [τῶ]ν ἐν ᾽Ομφά[κηι καὶ] / Κ̣ακύρωι ξέ…
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