Nikandros of Alexandria (1112)
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Originally published as: Radicke, Jan. “Nicander of Alexandria: On Aristotle's Disciples (1112)." Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Continued Part IV. Biography and Antiquarian Literature. IV A Biography. Fascicle 7. Imperial and Undated Authors. Section Editor: G. Schepens. Editor in Chief: G. Schepens. Brill, 1999.

Introduction/ Biographical Essay

The obscure Nicander of Alexandria1, author of a work On Aristotle’s Disciples, might be an entirely fictitious person2. It is quite likely tha…

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Radicke, Jan, “Nikandros of Alexandria (1112)”, in: Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Part IV, General Editor: Stefan Schorn (Leuven) (2011 onwards), Guido Schepens (Leuven) (1998-2010). Consulted online on 21 September 2018 <>

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