Writers on the Seven Sages (1005-1007)
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Originally published as: Bollansée, Jan. “Writers on the Seven Sages (1005-1007)." Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Continued Part IV. Biography and Antiquarian Literature. IV A Biography. Fascicle 1. The Pre-Hellenistic period. Section Editor: G. Schepens. Editor in Chief: G. Schepens. Brill, 1998.

Preliminary observations

The latest scholar to address ancient legendry about the Seven Sages in full is D. Fehling1. In this scholar’s view the constitution of the main features of the ancient legends concer…

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Bollansée, Jan, “Writers on the Seven Sages (1005-1007)”, in: Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Part IV, General Editor: Stefan Schorn (Leuven) (2011 onwards), Guido Schepens (Leuven) (1998-2010). Consulted online on 20 September 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1873-5363_jciv_a1005_1007>

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