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

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Longinus / Pseudo-Longinus / Auctor Perì hýpsous
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Anonymous author of the Greek literary aesthetic treatise Perì hýpsous (1st cent. AD), whose identity has not yet been proved. The initial attribution to the rhetor and philosopher Cassius Longinus [13] in the ed. princ. has long been abandoned. Yet, despite various subsequent suggestions, the identity of the original a…

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Landfester, Manfred, “Longinus / Pseudo-Longinus / Auctor Perì hýpsous”, 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 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0130>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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