This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Paola Ascheri and first published on 05/06/2009.
Here is the Italian version of this entry.
Place of Origin:
Diogenes Laertius1 is the sole ancient source to mention Demetrius Stamnus, to whom he assigns tenth place in his list of ἀξιόλογοι men who bore the name Demetrius. Diogenes informs us that Demetrius was born in Cyrene, that he was …