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Menophilus
(33 words)

[German version]

of Damascus, known only from 15 hexameters cited by Stobaeus from his poem ‘Tresses (Πλοκαμῖδες/Plokamîdes), a song on the beauty of his beloved's hair.

Bibliography

SH 558.

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Fornaro, Sotera (Sassari), “Menophilus”, 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 June 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e733330>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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