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

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Rufus (Rhuphos) of Ephesus
(595 words)

b. ca. AD 80 in Ephesus;

d. ca. AD 150;

Greek physician; practised in Ephesus, but presumably spent some time in Egypt.

Works

Of his more than three dozen works, few have survived in the original Greek, others only in excerpts in later compilations or in Arabic or Latin translations.

Works

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Ἰατρικὰ ἐρωτήµατα/Iatrikà erōtḗmata

Quaestiones medic…

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Fischer, Klaus-Dietrich, “Rufus (Rhuphos) of Ephesus”, 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 14 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0195>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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