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Gellius, Aulus
(658 words)

b. probably between AD 125 and 130 in Rome;

d. after AD 170;

Roman ‘Buntschriftsteller’

Works

A single work is preserved under the name of Aulus Gellius, the Noctes Atticae. It contains numerous fragments of the works of lost authors, and Gellius was long appreciated primarily as the supplier of …

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Landfester, Manfred, “Gellius, Aulus”, 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 13 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0094>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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