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Theochrestos (761)

(2,605 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Theochrestos Jacoby number: 761 Attested works: On Libya: F1a, F1b Historian's date: Hellenistic period? Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XIX. Libya Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 761 T 1 Source: Pliny (G. Plinius Secundus) Lexikon, Natural History, 1, 37 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Latin Fragment subject: natural history - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby P…

Melanthios of Athens (326)

(3,339 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 April 2013. About this Historian Historian: Melanthios of Athens Jacoby number: 326 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 | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 326 F 1 Source: Harpokration, Lexicon on Ten Attic Orators γ 18, s.v. γρυπάνιον ( Suda, γ 468, s.v. γρυπάνιον (Adler)); Etymologicum Genuinum, p. 79 (Miller); Etymologicum Magnum, p. 242.10 (Gaisford); Lexicon Sab…

Ion of Chios (392)

(27,889 words)

Author(s): Katsaros, Andrea
This entry was prepared by Andrea Katsaros and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Ion of Chios Jacoby number: 392 Attested works: uncertain: T1, uncertain: T2, uncertain: T3, uncertain: T4, uncertain: T5a, uncertain: T5b, uncertain: T5c, uncertain: T6, uncertain: T7, uncertain: T8, Foundation of Chios: F1, Foundation of Chios: F2, Foundation of Chios: F3, Epidemiai: F4, Epidemiai: F5, Epidemiai: F6, Epidemiai: F7, Sunekdemetikos: F8, Epidemiai: F9, uncertain: F10, Epidemiai: F11, Epidemiai: F12, Epidemiai: F13, Epidemiai: F14, Epidemiai: F15, Epidem…

Theodoros of Ilion (48)

(762 words)

Author(s): Banchich, Thomas
This entry was prepared by Thomas Banchich and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Theodoros of Ilion Jacoby number: 48 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 48 F 1 Source: Suda , s.v. Παλαίφατος ᾽Αβυδηνός· (44 T 3) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, s.v. Παλαίφατος ᾽Αβυδηνός· …

Duris of Samos (76)

(44,451 words)

Author(s): Pownall, Frances
This entry was prepared by Frances Pownall and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Duris of Samos Jacoby number: 76 Attested works: On Macedonia: T2, T5, T7, T9 - T12e, F1 - F15, F35 - F55, F86, F94, Samian Annals: T3, T6, T8, F21 - F26, F60 - F71, F96 uncertain: T1, T4, F72 - F81, F83 - F87, On the Art of Engraving: T12d, F32, Histories of Agathokles: F16, F20, F56a - F59, On Customs: F27, On Tragedy: F28, On Euripides and Sophokles: F29, Homeric Problems: F30, F89 - F92, On Painting: F31, On Contests: F33, F34, F82, F93, F95 Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Histor…

Ephoros (70)

(182,346 words)

Author(s): Parker, Victor
This entry was prepared by Victor Parker and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Ephoros Jacoby number: 70 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 70 T 1 Source: Suda , s.v. ῎Εφιππος Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, s.v. ῎Εφιππος῎Εφιππος· ** Κυμαῖος, υἱὸς Δημοφίλου, οἱ δὲ ᾽Αντιόχου· ᾽Ισοκρ…

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…

Dexippos (100)

(33,253 words)

Author(s): McInerney, Jeremy
This entry was prepared by Jeremy McInerney and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Dexippos Jacoby number: 100 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century AD Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 100 T 1 Source: Suda, D 237, s.v. Δέξιππος Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: rhetoric, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, - ΔέξιπποςΔέξιππος Δεξίππου, ὁ ῾Ερέννιος χρηματίσας· ᾽…

Pseudo-Democritus, or Bolos of Mendes (263)

(10,171 words)

Author(s): Węcowski, Marek
This entry was prepared by Marek Węcowski and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Pseudo-Demokritos, or Bolos of Mendes Jacoby number: 263 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 263 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the Philosophers 9.49 Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: criticism - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Diogenes Laerti…

Anonymous, On Delos (De Delo, ex Hyperide) (401b)

(8,667 words)

Author(s): Constantakopoulou, Christy
This entry was prepared by Christy Constantakopoulou and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Delos (De Delo, ex Hyperide) Jacoby number: 401b Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 401b T 1a Source: Demosthenes, On the Crown (Or. 18) 134 Work mentioned: Source date: 4th century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: politics and government - Library of Congress symbouleutic oratory Textual base: Jacoby Demosthenes, On the Crown (18.18), 134τοιγαροῦν εἰδυῖα ταῦθ᾽ ἡ βουλὴ ἡ ἐξ…

Lupercus of Berytos (636)

(947 words)

Author(s): Schubert, Paul
This entry was prepared by Paul Schubert and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Lupercus of Berytos Jacoby number: 636 Attested works: Historian's date: 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 636 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, Λούπερκος Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: commentaries-history and criticism - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, ΛούπερκοςΒηρύτιος,…

Simonides (of Magnesia) (163)

(2,029 words)

Author(s): Ceccarelli, Paola
This entry was prepared by Paola Ceccarelli and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Simonides (of Magnesia) Jacoby number: 163 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | f. Galatean Wars, Seleucids Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 163 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Σιμωνίδης Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, - ΣιμωνίδηςΣιμωνίδης· Μάγνης <ἀπὸ> Σιπύλου· ἐποποιός. γέγο…

Baton of Sinope (268)

(6,386 words)

Author(s): Christesen, Paul
This entry was prepared by Paul Christesen and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Baton of Sinope Jacoby number: 268 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 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 268 T 1 Source: Strabo, On Geography 12.3.11, C546 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC, 1st century BC - 1st century AD 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress histor…

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 - …

Anonymus, On Phoenicia (De Phoenicia) (794)

(9,380 words)

Author(s): Naiden, F.S.
This entry was prepared by Fred S. Naiden and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Anonymus, On Phoenicia (De Phoenicia) Jacoby number: 794 Attested works: On Phoenicia: F1a - F19 Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 794 F 1a Source: Polybios, Histories (ed. Büttner-Wobst), 12.28a, 3 Work mentioned: On Phoenicia Source date: 2nd century BC Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Polybios, Histories (ed. Büttner-Wobst), 12.28a, 3αὐτὸς γοῦν τηλικαύτην ὑπομεμένηκε δαπάνην καὶ κα…

Kaukalos of Chios (38)

(895 words)

Author(s): Horster, Marietta
This entry was prepared by Marietta Horster and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Kaukalos of Chios Jacoby number: 38 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 38 F 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 10.412 B Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: rhetoric, ancient - Library of Congress mythology Textual base: Jacoby Athenaios, Deipnosophists, 10.4…

Praxion of Megara (484)

(1,109 words)

Author(s): Liddel, Peter
This entry was prepared by Peter Liddel and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Praxion of Megara Jacoby number: 484 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 484 F 1 Source: Harpokration, Lexicon on Ten Attic Orators, s.v. Skiron Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: cults - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Harpokration, Lexikon, s.v…

Echemenes (459)

(1,303 words)

Author(s): Sekunda, Nicholas V.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas Sekunda and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Echemenes Jacoby number: 459 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 | XXXVIII. Crete Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 459 T 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 13.77.601e Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Athenaios, Deipnosophists, 13.77.601…

Dionysios of Rhodes (511)

(449 words)

Author(s): Champion, Craige B.
This entry was prepared by Craige Champion and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Dionysios of Rhodes Jacoby number: 511 Attested works: no title: T1, Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXIII. Rhodes Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 511 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Διονύσιος Μουσωνίου Work mentioned: no title Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, …

Bemarchios (220)

(1,032 words)

Author(s): Banchich, Thomas
This entry was prepared by Thomas Banchich and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Bemarchios Jacoby number: 220 Attested works: The Deeds of Constantine the Emperor: T1, Historian's date: 4th century AD Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | m. Imperial Period Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 220 T 1 Source: Suda, β 259, s.v. Βημάρχιος ( ed. Adler I, 469.18-20) Work mentioned: The Deeds of Constantine the Emperor Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: politics and gov…

Simonides of Karystos or Eretria (55C)

(201 words)

Author(s): Dowden, Ken
This entry was prepared by Ken Dowden and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Simonides of Karystos or Eretria Jacoby number: 55C Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 55C T 1 Source: Suda , σ 444, s.v. Simonides Adler Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Suda, σ 444, s.v. SimonidesΚαρύστιος ἢ ᾽Ερετριεύς, ἐποποιός· Τὴν εἰς Αὐλίδα σύνοδον τῶν ᾽Αχαιῶν, τριμέτρων βιβλία β̄, περὶ ᾽Ιφιγενείας ᾱ.Of Karystos or Eretria, writer of epic: The Must…

Horapollo Nilous (630)

(2,525 words)

Author(s): Jenkins, Fred W.
This entry was prepared by Fred Jenkins and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Horapollo Nilous Jacoby number: 630 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th 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 630 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, ῾Ωραπόλλων Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, ῾Ωραπόλλων῾Ωραπόλλων· Φενεβύθεως, κώμ…

Pausanias ‘The Laconian’ (592)

(710 words)

Author(s): Powell, Anton
This entry was prepared by Anton Powell and published on 1 October 2014. About this Historian Historian: Pausanias ‘The Laconian’ Jacoby number: 592 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 | LXXI. Sparta Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 592 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Παυσανίας Λάκων Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress geography, ancient - Library of Congress history,…

Abaris (34)

(2,806 words)

Author(s): Dowden, Ken
This entry was prepared by Ken Dowden and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Abaris Jacoby number: 34 Attested works: Historian's date: 6th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 34 T 1 Source: Suda , α 18 , s.v. Abaris (῎Αβαρις) Adler Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, α 18 , s.v. Abaris (῎Αβαρις)Σκύθης, Σεύθου υἱός. συνεγράψα…

Abas (46)

(1,592 words)

Author(s): Dowden, Ken
This entry was prepared by Ken Dowden and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Abas Jacoby number: 46 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 46 T 1 Source: Suda , α 20, s.v. ῎Αβας Adler Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: rhetoric, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, α 20, s.v. ῎Αβαςσοφιστὴς, Ἱστορικὰ ὑπομνήματα καὶ Τέχνην ῥητο…

Pherekydes of Athens (3)

(113,741 words)

Author(s): Morison, William S.
This entry was prepared by William S. Morison and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Pherekydes of Athens Jacoby number: 3 Attested works: Histories: F22a, Histories: F52, Historian's date: 5th century BC 1st century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown R.L. Fowler, Early Greek Mythography 1 (Oxford 2000) has vastly improved the text of Pherekydes and, as a result, our understanding of the Historiai and the fragments of the other ancient mythographers. Un…

Anonymous, On Lydia (768)

(12,304 words)

Author(s): Paradiso, Annalisa
This entry was prepared by Annalisa Paradiso and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Lydia Jacoby number: 768 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 768 F 1 Source: unknown, Excerpts on Virtues and Vices, 1, p. 343, 6 (T 45 Pedley) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: luxury - Library of Congress poetry, ancient - Library of Congress music, greek and roman - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby unknown, Excerpts on Virtues and Vices, 1, p.…

Asklepiades of Myrlea (697)

(5,036 words)

Author(s): Trachsel, Alexandra
This entry was prepared by Alexandra Trachsel and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Asklepiades of Myrlea Jacoby number: 697 Attested works: On the Grammarians: F9, F11 Historian's date: 2nd-1st century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | VI. Bythinia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 697 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. ᾽Ασκληπιάδης Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Lexicography - Library of Congress Fragment subject: Biography-to 5…

Telephos of Pergamon (505)

(2,866 words)

Author(s): Sickinger, James P.
This entry was prepared by James P. Sickinger and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Telephos of Pergamon Jacoby number: 505 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LIX. Pergamon Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 505 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Τήλεφος· Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress classical antiquities - Library of Congress commentaries-his…

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: …

Kallinikos of Petra (281)

(6,167 words)

Author(s): Kaldellis, Anthony
This entry was prepared by Anthony Kaldellis and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Kallinikos of Petra Jacoby number: 281 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 281 T 1a Source: Suda, s.v. Καλλίνικος Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress rhetoric, ancient - Library of Congress Laudatory poetry - Library o…

Ephoros the Younger (212)

(549 words)

Author(s): Banchich, Thomas
This entry was prepared by Thomas Banchich and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Ephoros the Younger Jacoby number: 212 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century AD Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | m. Imperial Period Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 212 T 1 Source: Suda, Ε 3952, s.v. ῎Εφορος (ed. Adler II, 489.27-29) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: politics and government - Library of Congress politics and government - …

Skylax of Karyanda (709)

(12,238 words)

Author(s): Kaplan, Philip
This entry was prepared by Philip Kaplan and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Skylax of Karyanda Jacoby number: 709 Attested works: Circumnavigation of Lands Beyond the Pillars of Herakles or Circuit of the Earth: T1- T6, F1- F13, Historian's date: 6th century BC 5th 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 709 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, Σκύλαξ Work mentioned: Circumnavigation of Lands Beyond the Pillars of Herakles or Circuit …

Seleukos of Emesa (780)

(761 words)

Author(s): D’Hautcourt, Alexis
This entry was prepared by Alexis D'Hautcourt and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Seleukos of Emesa Jacoby number: 780 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXV. Parthia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 780 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, - Σέλευκος ᾽Εμισηνός Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, - Σέλευκος ᾽Εμισηνόςγραμματικός. ᾽Ασπαλιευτ…

Sokrates of Argos (310)

(14,954 words)

Author(s): Machado, Dominic
This entry was prepared by Dominic Machado and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Sokrates of Argos Jacoby number: 310 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 | IX. Argos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 310 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the Philosophers 2.47 Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Lexicography - Library of Congress Phi…

Aglaosthenes (499)

(5,713 words)

Author(s): Müller, Sabine
This entry was prepared by Sabine Müller and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Aglaosthenes Jacoby number: 499 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 | LV. Naxos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 499 T 1 Source: Pliny the Elder, Natural History 1.4 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Latin Fragment subject: natural history - Library of Congress geography, ancient - Library of Congress Textual…

Euagoras of Lindos (619)

(1,167 words)

Author(s): Moyer, Ian S.
This entry was prepared by Ian S. Moyer and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Euagoras of Lindos Jacoby number: 619 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC, 1st century BC-1st century AD 1st 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 619 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, Εὐαγόρας Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress rhetoric, ancient - …

Metrophanes (796)

(776 words)

Author(s): Jenkins, Fred W.
This entry was prepared by Fred Jenkins and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Metrophanes Jacoby number: 796 Attested works: On Phrygia: T1, On Types of Style: T1, On Issues: T1, Commentary on Hermogenes’ Art: T1, Commentary on Aristides: T1, On Phrygia: F1, Historian's date: 3rd century AD, 3rd century– 4th century AD 4th century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXVII. Phrygia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 796 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, Μητροφάνης Work mentioned: On Phrygia O…

Telephanes (371)

(955 words)

Author(s): Sickinger, James P.
This entry was prepared by James P. Sickinger and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Telephanes Jacoby number: 371 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 371 F 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 14.3, p.614de Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Athenaios, Deipnosophists, 14, 3, p.614de῾Ι…

Timagenes of Alexandria (88)

(16,915 words)

Author(s): McInerney, Jeremy | Roller, Duane W.
This entry was prepared by Jeremy McInerney and Duane W. Roller and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Timagenes of Alexandria Jacoby number: 88 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 88 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Τιμαγένης Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, ΤιμαγένηςΤιμαγένης· βασιλικοῦ ἀργ…

Phlegon of Tralles (257)

(50,046 words)

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…

Alexander (739)

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Author(s): Paradiso, Annalisa
This entry was prepared by Annalisa Paradiso and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Alexandros Jacoby number: 739 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XIV. Caria Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 739 T 1 Source: Scholia, Argonautika, 1.925 Work mentioned: Source date: various Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Scholia, 1.925Χέρνησον‧ τὴν μετὰ Θρᾴκην κειμένην Χερσόνησον. ἦ…

Timaios, Περὶ Συρίας (848)

(822 words)

Author(s): Jenkins, Fred W.
This entry was prepared by Fred Jenkins and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Timaios, Περὶ Συρίας Jacoby number: 848 Attested works: Concerning Syria and its Cities and Kings: T1, Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXXII. Syria Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 848 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, - Τίμαιος ὁ ἱστορικός Work mentioned: Concerning Syria and its Cities and Kings Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: monarchy - …

Alexander’s Ephemerides (117)

(9,633 words)

Author(s): Bearzot, Cinzia
This entry was prepared by Cinzia Bearzot and published on 1 April 2017. About this Historian Historian: Alexander’s Ephemerides Jacoby number: 117 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 117 T 1 Source: Athenaeus, Deipnosophistae, 10.44.434b Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd-3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Biography--To 500 - Library of Congress Chronology, Historical - Library of Congress Textua…

Palaiphatos of Athens (44)

(7,373 words)

Author(s): Nünlist, René
This entry was prepared by René Nünlist and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Palaiphatos of Athens Jacoby number: 44 Attested works: Creation of the World, Birth of Apollo and Artemis, Utterances and Speeches of Aphrodite and Eros, Strife of Athena and Poseidon, Lock of Leto: T1; On Unbelievable Tales: T2; Histories of Cyprus, Delos, Attica and Arabia: T3, T3b; Egyptian Theology, Mythical Stories, Solutions to Mythical Stories, Synopses of the works of Simonides, Trojan History, Peculiar History: T4; Trojan History: F1 - F3bis, F5, F6, F6a; unknown: F4, F7 - F9(…

Skamon of Mytilene (476)

(3,504 words)

Author(s): Kaldellis, Anthony
This entry was prepared by Anthony Kaldellis and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Skamon of Mytilene Jacoby number: 476 Attested works: unknown: F5, F6; On Inventions: F6 Historian's date: 4th century BC, late 4th century BC (T.A.Q.) Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XLV. Lesbos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 476 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Σκάμων Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Inscriptions- Library of Congress Textual b…

Lykeas of Argos (312)

(4,316 words)

Author(s): P. Stronk, Jan
This entry was prepared by Jan P. Stronk and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Lykeas of Argos Jacoby number: 312 Attested works: On Argos: T1, F1 - F4 Historian's date: uncertain 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 312 T 1 Source: Pausanias Description of Greece 1.13.8 Work mentioned: On Argos Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby unknown, ὁ τῶν ἐπιχωρίων ἐξηγητὴς Λυκέας ἐν ἔπεσ…

Dionysios Scytobrachion (32)

(44,617 words)

Author(s): Constantakopoulou, Christy
This entry was prepared by Christy Constantakopoulou and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Dionysios Scytobrachion Jacoby number: 32 Attested works: The Expedition of Dionysos and Athena: T1; Mythika for Parmenon: T1; uncertain: T2, T6, F7 - F9,F12, F13; Argonauts, the: T1 - T4, F1a - F3, F5 - F6b, F10a - b, F14 - F18; On the Trojan War: T4, T5, F11; The Events after Dareios: T5; Description of the World: T5; On Persia: T5; Mythical Stories: T5; Historic Cycle: T5; Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Myth…

Andron of Halikarnassos (10)

(19,428 words)

Author(s): Toye, David L.
This entry was prepared by David L. Toye and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Andron of Halikarnassos Jacoby number: 10 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC 4th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 10 F 1 Source: Harpokration ap Suda , s.v. Φορβαντεῖον (T. Gaisford, Etymologicum Magnum 798.26, s.v. Φορβαντεῖον) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: genealogy - Library of Congress mytholo…

Dionysios of Samos (15)

(10,838 words)

Author(s): Ceccarelli, Paola
This entry was prepared by Paola Ceccarelli and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Dionysios of Samos Jacoby number: 15 Attested works: Cycle: F1 - F12, Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | B. Hellenistic Reference Works and Collections | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 15 T 1 Source: Suda s.v. Διονύσιος Μουσωνίου· Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: classical antiquities - Library of Congress biography--to 500 - Library of Congress Fr…
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