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

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Marcus Aurelius
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b. 26 April AD 121 in Rome;

d. 17 March AD 180 in Sirmium (Pannonia);

Roman emperor (161–180) with an interest in philosophy (Stoa).

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A philosophical work in 12 books, written in Greek, and entitled Meditations, is extant. Neither the title nor the division into books are original.

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Τῶν εἰς ἑαυτὸ…

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Landfester, Manfred, “Marcus Aurelius”, 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 12 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0141>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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