Hegesinus (331)
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Introduction

These three or four shadowy figures here follow Amelesagoras not because the poem of Hegesinus is also quoted as Atthis, but because the singular book of Amelesagoras throws a certain light on them. As far as the books quoted under their names really existed (which is very doubtful in regard to Hegesinus and Pherekydes) they seem to have restricted themselves like that of Amelesagoras to the ‘Archae…

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Jacoby, Felix, “Hegesinus (331)”, in: Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Part I-III, General Editor: Felix Jacoby. Consulted online on 22 July 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1873-5363_boj_a331>



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