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Philostratus
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(Φιλόστρατος/Philóstratos).

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[1] Attic orator, 4th cent. BC

Attic orator of the 4th cent. BC, son of Dionysius of Colonus, known from inscriptions (IG II/III2 2,1622,773) and mentions by Demosthenes [2]. In the 90s, while still a young man, he provided lodging for the l…

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Weißenberger, Michael (Greifswald), Bäbler, Balbina (Göttingen), Zimmermann, Bernhard (Freiburg), Albiani, Maria Grazia (Bologna) and Bowie, Ewen (Oxford), “Philostratus”, 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 17 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e922240>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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