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

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Hippiatrica
(547 words)

Greek collection of ancient and Early Byzantine texts on horse medicine.

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A collection of Greek texts on horse medicine was compiled during the Byzantine period. It included Greek translations of the Latin works by Pelagonius and Vegetius. Other important authors whose works are also incorporated include: Apsyrtus [2], Hierocles [6] (whose text improves on the language of Apsyrtus’ work), Eumelus, Anatoli…

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Fischer, Klaus-Dietrich, “Hippiatrica”, 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_0107>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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