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Nikokrates (376)

(7,413 words)

Author(s): Schachter, Albert
This entry was prepared by Albert Schachter and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Nikokrates Jacoby number: 376 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 | XII. Boeotia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 376 F 1 Source: unknown, , P. Michigan 4913 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: military history, ancient - Library of Congress geography, ancient - Library of Congress Te…

Acilius (813)

(9,919 words)

Author(s): Bucher, Gregory S.
This entry was prepared by Gregory Bucher and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Acilius Jacoby number: 813 Attested works: uncertain: T1a - T2b; Annals: T3, F1 - F8 Historian's date: 2nd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXIX. Rome and Italy Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 813 T 1a Source: Gellius, Aulus, Attic Nights, 6/7, 14, 9 Work mentioned: uncertain Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: eng Fragment subject: Philosophy, Ancient - Library of Congress - …

Anonymous, On Karia (De Caria) (742)

(9,758 words)

Author(s): Paradiso, Annalisa
This entry was prepared by Annalisa Paradiso and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Karia (De Caria) Jacoby number: 742 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 742 F 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantium , Ethnica, -῾Αλικαρνασσός (α 206 Billerbeck = 74, 6 Meineke) Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: constitutional history, ancient - Library of Congress geography, ancient - Library of Congress ethnology - Library of Congress etymology - …

Menekles of Barka (270)

(11,261 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Menekles of Barka Jacoby number: 270 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd 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 270 T 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 4.83, 184B-C Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: …

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…

Sostratos (23)

(15,680 words)

Author(s): Ceccarelli, Paola
This entry was prepared by Paola Ceccarelli and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Sostratos Jacoby number: 23 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | B. Hellenistic Reference Works and Collections | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 23 F 1 Source: Pseudo-Plutarch, De fluviis 24.4 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: greek Fragment subject: Science Library of Congress - Library of Congress medicine, ancient - Library of Congress natural history - …

Nikomachos, Concerning the Festivals of the Egyptians (662)

(971 words)

Author(s): Burstein, Stanley
This entry was prepared by Stanley Burstein and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Nikomachos, Concerning the Festivals of the Egyptians Jacoby number: 662 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | I. Egypt Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 662 F 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists, 11.55, 478A Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: ritual - Library of Congress fest…

Chrysermos of Corinth (287)

(11,028 words)

Author(s): Ceccarelli, Paola
This entry was prepared by Paola Ceccarelli and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Chrysermos of Corinth Jacoby number: 287 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 287 F 1 Source: Pseudo-Plutarch, On Rivers 18.7 = Moralia 1161D Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: etiology - Library of Congress mythology, greek - Library of Congress oracles - …

Hellanikos of Lesbos (323a)

(30,854 words)

Author(s): Pownall, Frances
This entry was prepared by Frances Pownall and published on 1 April 2016. About this Historian Historian: Hellanikos of Lesbos Jacoby number: 323a Attested works: Historian's date: 5th 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 323a T 1 Source: Suda, Ε 739, s.v. ῾Ελλάνικος Μιτυληναῖος (Adler) = BNJ 4 T 1 Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress history, ancient - …

Ailios Dios (629)

(1,201 words)

Author(s): Kaldellis, Anthony
This entry was prepared by Anthony Kaldellis and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Ailios Dios Jacoby number: 629 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | I. Egypt Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 629 T 1 Source: Photios, Bibliotheca (ed. Henry R.) [Vide: Agatharchides, anonymus.Proclus & Ptolemaeus Chennus apud Photium], 161, 126 a 11 Work mentioned: Source date: 9th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: his…

Bion of Prokonnesos (14)

(2,386 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Bion of Prokonnesos Jacoby number: 14 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: unknown   BNJ 14 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the Philosophers 4.58 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the …

Anaximenes of Lampsakos (72)

(45,503 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Anaximenes of Lampsakos Jacoby number: 72 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 72 T 1 Source: Suda s.v. ᾽Αναξιμένης ᾽Αριστοκλέους Λαμψακηνός Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress education, ancient - Library of Congress rhetoric, ancient - …

Polykleitos of Larisa (128)

(14,616 words)

Author(s): Sekunda, Nicholas
This entry was prepared by Nicholas Sekunda and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Polykleitos of Larisa Jacoby number: 128 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | c. History of Alexander Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 128 T 1 Source: Eusebios of Caesarea, Armenian Chronicle col. 243 (ed. Schoene) Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Armenian Fragment subject: monarchy - Library of Congress Textual bas…

Silenos of Chios (27)

(1,541 words)

Author(s): Tell, Håkan
This entry was prepared by Håkan Tell and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Silenos of Chios Jacoby number: 27 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 27 F 1 Source: Scholia EMT on Homer, Odyssey 1.75 Work mentioned: Source date: uncertain Source language: Greek Fragment subject: criticism - Library of Congress religion - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Scholia EMT on Homer, 1.75῞Ομηρος μὲν ἐ…

Neanthes the Younger (171)

(26,233 words)

Author(s): Stronk, Jan P.
This entry was prepared by Jan P. Stronk and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Neanthes the Younger Jacoby number: 171 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | h. Attalids Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 171 T 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 13.79, 602F Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: criticism - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Athenaios, Deipnosophist…

Nymphis (432)

(14,127 words)

Author(s): Billows, Richard A.
This entry was prepared by Richard Billows and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Nymphis Jacoby number: 432 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 | XXIV. Heraclea on Pontus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 432 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Νύμφις Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress geography, ancient - Library of Congress history, ancient - …

Manetho (609)

(110,235 words)

Author(s): Lang, Philippa
This entry was prepared by Philippa Lang and published on 1 October 2014. About this Historian Historian: Manetho Jacoby number: 609 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | I. Egypt Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 609 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, Μάνεθως; μ 142 Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress religion - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, Μάνεθως; …

Orthagoras   (713)

(9,299 words)

Author(s): Engels, Johannes
This entry was prepared by Johannes Engels and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Orthagoras   Jacoby number: 713 Attested works: uncertain: F1, F2, F4, F5; Indian Accounts: F3, F4, F5 Historian's date: 4th century BC, late 4th or early 3rd century BC (?) 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XI. India Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 713 F 1 Source: Philostratos (L. Flavius Philostratus), The Life of Apollonios of Tyana (ed. Jones), 2.17 Work mentioned: uncertain Source dat…

Aristoboulos of Kassandreia (139)

(70,181 words)

Author(s): Pownall, Frances
This entry was prepared by Frances Pownall and published on 1 April 2013. About this Historian Historian: Aristoboulos of Kassandreia Jacoby number: 139 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | c. History of Alexander Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 139 T 1 Source: Arrianos, Anabasis of Alexander 6.28.2 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: military history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Arr…
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