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Timostratus
(210 words)

(Τιμόστρατος/Timóstratos).

[German version]

[1] Tragic poet, 4th cent. BC

Greek tragedian, successful at the Lenaea in c. 350 BC (TrGF I 83).

[German version]

[2] Athenian comedy writer, beginning of the 2nd cent. BC

Athenian comedian, who came sixth at the Dionysia in 188 BC with his Λυτρούμενος (Lytroúmenos, 'The ransomed [prisoner]') [1. test. 1] and fourth in 183 with his Φιλοικεῖος (Philoikeîos, 'He w…

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Zimmermann, Bernhard (Freiburg), Nesselrath, Heinz-Günther (Göttingen) and Tinnefeld, Franz (Munich), “Timostratus”, 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 21 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1215060>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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