Ctesicles
(245 words)

(Κτησικλῆς; Ktēsiklês).

[German version]

[1] Author of Chroniká in at least 3 vols. in the Hellenistic period

Author of Chroniká in at least 3 vols. in the Hellenistic period, quoted only by Athenaeus (6, 272c: census in Athens under Demetrius [4] of Phalerum 317/6 BC; 10, 445c-d: death of Eumenes [2] I. in 241). wilamowitz [1] and jacoby (comm. on FGrH 245) argue for his identification with Stesicleides of Athens, author of an Anagraphḕ tōn archó…

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Meister, Klaus (Berlin), Neudecker, Richard (Rome) and Hoesch, Nicola (Munich), “Ctesicles”, 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 11 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e623900>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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