This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Claudio Meliadò and first published on 31/10/2017.
Here is the Italian version of this entry.
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Alexander was a scholar perhaps from the Hellenistic Age (so Jacoby 1923-1958, 3C, p. 714) and a native of the Chersonesus of Caria. He was the author of an antiquarian work on Caria (no…