First published online in December 2016. 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
Little is known of the biography of Hippias. The scanty information adduced in the Suda1 and Philostratos2 is generic and in some respects untrustworthy3. Although his chronology cannot be specified precisel…
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“Hippias (1783)”, in:
Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Part IV, General Editor: Stefan Schorn (Leuven) (2011 onwards), Guido Schepens (Leuven) (1998-2010).
Consulted online on 18 July 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1873-5363_jciv_a1783>