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Claudianus
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[1] [...]us C.

s. M.  Arruntius Claudianus

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[2] Claudius C. Graeco-Latin poet, c. AD 400

Graeco-Latin poet (about AD 400) from Alexandria. C. first wrote Greek poetry of which the opening of a ‘gigantomachy is preserved, whose praefatio in elegiac distichs indicates recitation in Alexandria. Of the seven epigrams in the  Anthologia Palatina attri…

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Hofmann, Heinz (Tübingen), Degani, Enzo (Bologna) and Hadot, Pierre (Limours), “Claudianus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 18 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e300260>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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