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Epigraphy, Greek
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I. History of Finds (CT)

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A. Historical Overview (CT)

Inscriptions have been and are still found by various means and by employing various methods; chance often plays a fairly significant role as well. That is especially true of the early phase in the study of inscriptions (15th-17th cents.), as the first finds were not the result of targeted and systemat…

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Corsten, Thomas (Cologne), “Epigraphy, Greek”, 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 01 October 2020 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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