Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

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Frontinus, Sextus Iulius
(676 words)

2nd half of the 1st cent. and early 2nd cent. AD;

Roman technical and military author, and high-ranking holder of public offices.

Manuscripts

The Strategemata are preserved in more than 80 manuscripts that fall into two classes. The inferior class is represented by more than 80 manuscripts, while the superior class consists of only three manuscripts,…

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Landfester, Manfred, “Frontinus, Sextus Iulius”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, English edition by Tine Jerke and Volker Dallman (2009). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der antiken Texte: Autoren- und Werklexikon. Herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester in Verbindung mit Brigitte Egger. Serie: Der Neue Pauly – Supplemente, 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, Band 2. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0090>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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