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Timosthenes von Rhodos (2051)

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Author(s): Meyer, Doris
This entry was written by Doris Meyer and published on 1 May 2013. About This Historian Historian: Timosthenes of Rhodes Jacoby number: 2051 Attested works: Περὶ Λιμένων / On Harbours Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: V. Geography | A. Descriptive Geography Place of origin: Rhodes Kommentar Timosthenes von Rhodos (T 1), Nauarch in der Flotte des Ptolemaios’ II. Philadelphos (282/3-246 v. Chr.; T 1, 3, F 19),1 verfaßte eine zeitlich zwischen Timaios und Eratosthenes anzusetzende, periplenartige Erdbeschreibung. Das Περὶ Λιμένων ( Über Häfen) überschriebene Werk,…
Date: 2018-11-01

Krates of Mallos (2113)

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Author(s): Broggiato, Maria
This entry was written by Maria Broggiato and published on 1 May 2013 About This Historian Historian: Krates of Mallos Jacoby number: 2113 Attested works: Ὁμηρικά / Homeric Questions ∆ιορθωτικά / Critical Commentary Historian's date: 2nd century BC Historical focus: V. Geography | B. Mathematical Geography Place of origin: Mallos   FGrHist 2113 T 1 Source: Suda κ 2342 Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: lexicography - Library of Congress Textual base: Suda κ 2342Κράτης, Τιμοκράτους, Μαλλώτης, φιλόσοφος Στωϊκός· ὃς ἐπεκλήθη Ὁ…
Date: 2018-11-01

Philo of Byblos (1060)

(12,530 words)

Author(s): Radicke, Jan
[= 790] First published online in August 2011.Originally published as: Radicke, Jan. “Philo of Byblus: On the Rule of Hadrian. About Cities and their Famous Citizens (1060)." 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 Philo of Byblus1 can be dated fairly securely to the time of the 1st–2nd century a.d. He was a client or perhaps even a free…

Xenagoras (1757)

(6,094 words)

Author(s): Meeus, Alexander
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 The ancient tradition attributes two works now lost, a Chronicle and a book On Islands (Περὶ νήσων), to Xenagoras without any further identification: it is generally accepted that both works stem from one and the same Xenagoras1, though there is no evidence either for or against this view. Fragments from the Chro…

Hellanikos of Lesbos (1782)

(31,326 words)

Author(s): Ottone, Gabriella | Filoni, Andrea
This entry was prepared by Gabriella Ottone and Andrea Filoni. [Introduction and F 3, 6, 7 and 8 by Andrea Filoni; F 1, 2, 4 and 5 by Gabriella Ottone] First published online in October 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 David Engels and Stefan Schorn, Leiden, Boston. See also BNJ 4. About this Historian Historian: Hellanikos of Lesbos Jacoby number: 1782 Attested works: Foundations of Peoples and Cities : F 1, F 3, F 5 On Peoples/Denominations of Peoples: F 2, F 4 Foun…

Soterichos of Oasis (1080)

(1,215 words)

Author(s): Radicke, Jan
[= 641] Originally published as: Radicke, Jan. “Soterichus of Oasis: Life of Apollonius of Tyana. Encomium on Diocletian (1080)." 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 Soterichus of Oasis, characterized as an epic poet by the Suda, lived in the late 3rd century a.d. His date depends on his Encomium on Diocletian, which was probably a piece of court poet…

Hermippos of Berytos (1061)

(6,113 words)

Author(s): Radicke, Jan
Originally published as: Radicke, Jan. “Hermippus of Berytus: On Slaves Prominent in Learning (1061)." 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 Hermippus of Berytus flourished during the reign of the emperor Hadrian. He was born in a village near Berytus, and was a pupil of Philo of Byblus (1060), who acquainted him with his patron Herennius Severus1. H. was pr…

Dionysios von Chalkis (1773)

(31,310 words)

Author(s): Engels, David
This entry was prepared by David Engels and first published online in October 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 Angaben zum Leben des Dionysios von Chalkis sind nur indirekt zu erschließen. Herkunftsort war zweifellos das euboische Chalkis, wie einige Fragmente explizit angeben (T 3) und andere indirekt nahelegen (F 17). …
Date: 2018-11-01

Timagetos (2050)

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Author(s): Meyer, Doris
This entry was written by Doris Meyer and published on 1 May 2013 About This Historian Historian: Timagetos Jacoby number: 2050 Attested works: Historian's date: not_specified Historical focus: V. Geography | A. Descriptive Geography Place of origin: unknown Kommentar Timagetos ist nur als Verfasser einer Schrift bekannt, die den gleichen Titel trug wie die verlorenen Werke des Timosthenes von Rhodos ( FGrHist 2051) und des Kleon von Syrakus ( FGrHist 2025). Wohl nicht zufällig werden alle drei in den Scholien zu den Argonautika des Apollonios von Rhodos gen…
Date: 2017-10-19

Skymnos (2047)

(8,054 words)

Author(s): Orth, Christian
This entry was written by Christian Orth and published on 1 July 2011 About This Historian Historian: Skymnos Jacoby number: 2047 Attested works: Εὐρώπη / Europa: F 1, 2, 3, Ἀσία / Asia: F 6, 7, 8, 9 Historian's date: 3rd-2nd century BC Historical focus: V. Geography | A. Descriptive Geography Place of origin: Chios Einleitung Skymnos von Chios (zu der Herkunft vgl. F 2 und F 5) wird bei dem Paradoxographen Apollonios (F 5), bei Herodian (F 9), Stephanos v. Byzanz (F 1, 2, 6 und 8) und in den Scholien zu Apollonios Rhodios (F 3, 4 u…
Date: 2017-10-19

Marsyas (135-136)

(13,512 words)

Author(s): Howe, Timothy
This entry was prepared by Timothy Howe and published on 1 April 2018. About this Historian Historian:MarsyasJacoby number:135-136Attested works:History of Macedonia (Makedonika): T1; T3; F1; F2(?); F4; F5; F6; F10; F11; F12; F13; F14; F15; History of Attika (Attika): T1; History of Philip (?): F16; F17; On Alexander (?) / Education of Alexander (?): T1; F2; F3; Ancient History (Archaiologia): T2; Mythical History T2;Historian's date:4th century BC- 3rd century BCHistorical focus: II. Chronography (Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | c. History …

Asklepiades of Tragilos (12)

(23,985 words)

Author(s): R. Asirvatham, Sulochana
This entry was prepared by Sulochana R. Asirvatham and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Asklepiades of Tragilos Jacoby number: 12 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 12 T 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantium , Ethnika , s.v. Τράγιλος Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: geography, ancient - Library of Congress mythology, greek - Library of Congress criticism - …

Hegesianax of Alexandria Troas (45)

(13,172 words)

Author(s): Costa, Virgilio
This entry was prepared by Virgilio Costa and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Hegesianax of Alexandria Troas Jacoby number: 45 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 45 T 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantium (Stephanos of Byzantion), Ethnica , s.v. Τρῳάς Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual…

Phylarchos (81)

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Author(s): Landucci, Franca
This entry was prepared by Franca Landucci and published on 1 October 2017. About this Historian Historian: Phylarchos Jacoby number: 81 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd-2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography (Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 81 T 1 Source: Suda , s.v. Φύλαρχος Work mentioned: Histories Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Biography--To 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, s.v. ΦύλαρχοςΦύλαρχος· ᾽Αθηναῖος ἢ Ναυκρατίτης· οἱ δὲ Σι…

Dositheos (54)

(8,639 words)

Author(s): Dowden, Ken
This entry was prepared by Ken Dowden and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Dositheos Jacoby number: 54 Attested works: Descendents of Pelops: F1, On Aetolia: F3, On Italy: F4 - F6, On Lydia: F7, On Sicily: F8, Historian's date: 1st century AD Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 54 F 1 Source: Plutarch (Ploutarchos), Parallela minora 33 Work mentioned: Descendents of Pelops Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragm…

Lykos (Boutheras) of Rhegium (570)

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Author(s): Smith, David G.
This entry was prepared by David G. Smith and published on 1 April 2013. About this Historian Historian: Lykos (Boutheras) of Rhegium Jacoby number: 570 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 570 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Λύκος (A. Adler (ed.), Suidae Lexicon 3 (Stuttgart 1933), 1967) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: history, an…

Phlegon of Tralles (257)

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Author(s): McInerney, Jeremy
This entry was prepared by Jeremy McInerney and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Phlegon of Tralles Jacoby number: 257 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century AD 6th century AD Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | D. Chronologies | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 257 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, Φλέγων Τραλλιανός Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress geography, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, Φλέγων…

Juba II of Mauretania (275)

(45,915 words)

Author(s): Roller, Duane W.
This entry was prepared by Duane W. Roller and published on 1 April 2018. About this Historian Historian: Juba II of Mauretania Jacoby number: 275 Attested works: On Assyria: F 4; Libyka: F 4-5, 35-44, 47-58; Wanderings of Hanno: F 6; On Euphorbion: F 7-8, 42; Roman Archaeology: F 9-12, 23-27, 91-96; On Resemblances: F 13-14; Theatrical History: F 15-19, 80-86; On Painting: F 20-21; On the Deterioration of Words (?): F 22; On Arabia: F 1-3, 27-34, 61-79; Epigrams: F 104; autobiography?: T 16; On Drawing: T 15 Historian's date: 1st century BC - 1st century AD Historical focus: III. History of C…

Metrodoros (184)

(10,776 words)

Author(s): Habinek, Thomas
This entry was prepared by Thomas Habinek and published on 1 April 2018. About this Historian Historian: Metrodoros Jacoby number: 184 Attested works: On the Art of Embossing: T 7d; Concerning Tigranes: F 1; Concerning History: F 2; Concerning Habit: F 3, F 4, F 5; On the Art of Physical Training: F 6; On History ? F 18 Historian's date: 1st - 2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography (Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | l. 2nd and 1st c. BC History until Augustus Place of origin: Skepsis   BNJ 184 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios 5.84 Work mentioned: n.a. Sourc…

Ptolemy VIII (234)

(7,439 words)

Author(s): Roller, Duane W.
This entry was prepared by Duane W. Roller and published on 1 October 2016. About this Historian Historian: Ptolemy VIII Jacoby number: 234 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography (Political-Military History) | C. Autobiographies, Memoirs and Memorabilia Place of origin: Egypt   BNJ 234 T 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophistae 2.71b Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: symposium Fragment subject: biography--to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Athenaios, Deipnosophistae, 2.71bΠ…
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