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

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Iosephus Flavius (Flavius Josephus)
(952 words)

b. AD 37/38 in Jerusalem;

d. ca. AD 100 in Rome;

Jewish Hellensitic historian.

Works

Before the Renaissance, the work was known in the Latin West through only one Latin translation dated to the 4th/6th cent., Iosephus Latinus (Ios.lat.).

Manuscripts

In the Middle Ages…

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Kuhn-Chen, Barbara, “Iosephus Flavius (Flavius Josephus)”, 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 23 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0121>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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