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Theodoros of Samothrace (62)

(1,903 words)

Author(s): Dowden, Ken
This entry was prepared by Ken Dowden and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Theodoros of Samothrace Jacoby number: 62 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 62 F 1 Source: Ptolemy Chennos, Novel History (Καινὴ Ἱστορία) Book 7, in Photios, Bibliotheca 190, 152b26 Work mentioned: Source date: 9th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology - Library of Congress Textual base: …

Semos (396)

(11,488 words)

Author(s): Bertelli, Lucio
This entry was prepared by Lucio Bertelli and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Semos Jacoby number: 396 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XVI. Delos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 396 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Σῆμος Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, - Σῆμος· Δήλιος, γραμματικός. ἔγραψε Δηλιακῶ…

Klei(to)demos of Athens (323)

(22,209 words)

Author(s): Morison, William S.
This entry was prepared by William S. Morison and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Klei(to)demos of Athens Jacoby number: 323 Attested works: First Origins: F5a, Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 323 T 1 Source: Pausanias, Description of Greece 10.15.5 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: ethnology - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Pausa…

Agatharchides of Knidos (86)

(31,418 words)

Author(s): Burstein, S.M.
This entry was prepared by Stanley Burstein and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Agatharchides of Knidos Jacoby number: 86 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 86 T 1 Source: Strabo, On Geography 14.2.15 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC, 1st century BC - 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Strabo, Geographica [Vide: Apol…

Androtion of Athens (324)

(59,698 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2015. About this Historian Historian: Androtion of Athens Jacoby number: 324 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 324 T 1 Source: Suda, α 2191, ᾽Ανδροτίων (ed. Adler) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon,…

Nearchos (133)

(62,863 words)

Author(s): Whitby, Michael
This entry was prepared by Michael Whitby and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Nearchos Jacoby number: 133 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | c. History of Alexander Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 133 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Νέαρχος Work mentioned: Source date: 9th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: autobiography - Library of Congress military history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, Νέαρ…

Agaklytos (411)

(1,381 words)

Author(s): Anderson, Greg
This entry was prepared by Greg Anderson and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Agaklytos Jacoby number: 411 Attested works: On Olympia: F1, Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XVIII. Elis and Olympia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 411 F 1 Source: Photios, Suda, s.v. Κυψελιδῶν ἀνάθημα Work mentioned: On Olympia Source date: 9th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: asylum, right of - Library of Congress despotism - …

Asklepiades of Tragilos (12)

(23,985 words)

Author(s): R. Asirvatham, Sulochana
This entry was prepared by Sulochana R. Asirvatham and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Asklepiades of Tragilos Jacoby number: 12 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 12 T 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantium , Ethnika , s.v. Τράγιλος Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: geography, ancient - Library of Congress mythology, greek - Library of Congress criticism - …

Hekataios of Miletos (1)

(120,653 words)

Author(s): Pownall, Frances
This entry was prepared by Frances Pownall and published on 1 April 2013. About this Historian Historian: Hekataios of Miletos Jacoby number: 1 Attested works: Historian's date: 6th century BC 5th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 1 T 1 Source: Suda , s.v. Ἑκαταῖος ῾Ηγησάνδρου Μιλήσιος Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Biography-to 500 - Library of Congress History, Ancient - Library of Congress Fragment subject: Biograp…

Demades of Athens (227)

(208,431 words)

Author(s): Dmitriev, Sviatoslav
This entry was prepared by Sviatoslav Dmitriev and published on 1 April 2015. About this Historian Historian: Demades of Athens Jacoby number: 227 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | C. Autobiographies, Memoirs and Memorabilia | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 227 T 1 Source: unknown, IG II2.2, 1623 B, vv. 160-199 (no. 962 B, vv. 160-200) Work mentioned: Source date: 4th century BC Source language: Fragment subject: politics and government - Library of Congress politics and government - …

Lykos, On Thebes (380)

(2,545 words)

Author(s): Schachter, Albert
This entry was prepared by Albert Schachter and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Lykos, On Thebes Jacoby number: 380 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XII. Boeotia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 380 F 1 Source: Scholia on Hesiod, Theogony 326 Work mentioned: Source date: 13th century AD 14th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: religion - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Scholia, 326ἣ δ᾽ ἄρα Φῖκ᾽ ὀ…

Leon of Pella (659)

(8,038 words)

Author(s): Keyser, Paul T.
This entry was prepared by Paul T. Keyser and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Leon of Pella Jacoby number: 659 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | I. Egypt Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 659 T 1 Source: Tatian (Tatianos), Address to the Greeks (ed. Schwartz), 27 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress mysteries, religious - Library of Congress Textual…

Akousilaos of Argos (2)

(31,664 words)

Author(s): Toye, David L.
This entry was prepared by David L. Toye and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Akousilaos of Argos Jacoby number: 2 Attested works: Genealogies: F1 - F46 Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 2 T 1 Source: Suda , s.v. ᾽Ακουσίλαος Work mentioned: Source date: 11th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, s.v. ᾽ΑκουσίλαοςΚάβα υἱός· ᾽Αργεῖος ἀπὸ Κερκάδ…

Amyntianos (150)

(2,176 words)

Author(s): Sheridan, Brian
This entry was prepared by Brian Sheridan and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Amyntianos Jacoby number: 150 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century AD Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | c. History of Alexander Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 150 T 1 Source: Photios, Bibliotheka 131.97A.9-28 (Script. Al. M. p. 162) (Bekker) Work mentioned: Source date: 9th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: criticism - Library of Congress biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Text…

Timaios (566)

(108,569 words)

Author(s): Champion, Craige B.
This entry was prepared by Craige Champion and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Timaios Jacoby number: 566 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXIX. Sicilia and Magna Graecia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 566 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Τίμαιος Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress criticism - Library of Congress Textual base…

Antiochos-Pherekydes of Athens (333)

(6,135 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Pherekydes of Athens Jacoby number: 333 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 333 T 1 Source: Suda, ϕ 216, s.v. Φερεκύδης ᾽Αθηναῖος (Adler) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: chronology, historical - Library of Congress history, ancient - …

Apollas of Pontos (266)

(4,082 words)

Author(s): Rzepka, Jacek
This entry was prepared by Jacek Rzepka and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Apollas of Pontos Jacoby number: 266 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 266 T 1 Source: Quintilian, Institutes of Oratory 11.2.14 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Latin Fragment subject: poetry, ancient - Library of Congress criticism - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Quintili…

Istros (334)

(44,386 words)

Author(s): Berti, Monica | Jackson†, Steven
This entry was prepared by Steve Jackson and Monica Berti and published on 1 October 2015. About this Historian Historian: Istros Jacoby number: 334 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 334 T 1 Source: Suda, ι 706, s.v. ῎Ιστρος (A. Adler (ed.), Suidae Lexicon (Leipzig 1928-38)) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress criticism…

Patrokles (712)

(32,140 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Patrokles Jacoby number: 712 Attested works: On Babylonia (on Chaldaea): T1, Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XI. India Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 712 T 1 Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Historical Library, 19, 100, 5-6 Work mentioned: On Babylonia (on Chaldaea) Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual …

Anonymous, On Persia (696)

(86,911 words)

Author(s): Almagor, Eran
This entry was prepared by Eran Almagor and published on 1 April 2019. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Persia Jacoby number: 696 Attested works: Historian's date: 6th century BC 6th century AD Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 696 F 1 Source: Strabo, Geographica , 15.3.23 Works mentioned: n.a. Source date: 1st century BC - 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Geography, Ancient - Library of Congress Criticism - Library of Congress Ethnology - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Strabo, Geographica, 15.3.23συνέβη δὲ τοῖς Πέρσαις …

Phylarchos (81)

(82,619 words)

Author(s): Landucci, Franca
This entry was prepared by Franca Landucci and published on 1 October 2017. About this Historian Historian: Phylarchos Jacoby number: 81 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd-2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography (Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 81 T 1 Source: Suda , s.v. Φύλαρχος Work mentioned: Histories Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Biography--To 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, s.v. ΦύλαρχοςΦύλαρχος· ᾽Αθηναῖος ἢ Ναυκρατίτης· οἱ δὲ Σι…

Antipater of Akanthos (56)

(4,135 words)

Author(s): Dowden, Ken
This entry was prepared by Ken Dowden and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Antipatros of Akanthos Jacoby number: 56 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century AD Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 56 F 1a Source: Eustathius on Homer, Odyssey 11.521, 1697.53 Work mentioned: Source date: 12th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Eustathius on Homer, Odyssey, 11.521, 16…

Antenor (the Cretan) (463)

(2,712 words)

Author(s): Sekunda, Nicholas
This entry was prepared by Nicholas Sekunda and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Antenor (the Cretan) Jacoby number: 463 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XXXVIII. Crete Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 463 T 1 Source: Ptolemy Chennos, Bibliotheca 190 p. 151 b15 Work mentioned: Source date: 9th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: history, ancient - Library of Congress biography-to 500 - Library of Congress et…

Charon of Lampsakos (262)

(37,736 words)

Author(s): Ceccarelli, Paola
This entry was prepared by Paola Ceccarelli and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Charon of Lampsakos Jacoby number: 262 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 262 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Χάρων· Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, ΧάρωνΛαμψακηνός, υἱὸς Πυθοκλέους· γε…

Deinias of Argos (306)

(6,435 words)

Author(s): Tell, Håkan
This entry was prepared by Håkan Tell and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Deinias of Argos Jacoby number: 306 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | IX. Argos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 306 T 1 Source: Plutarch, Life of Aratos 3.4 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: despotism - Library of Congress revolutions - Library of Congress law, ancient - …

Ion of Chios (392)

(27,889 words)

Author(s): Katsaros, Andrea
This entry was prepared by Andrea Katsaros and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Ion of Chios Jacoby number: 392 Attested works: uncertain: T1, uncertain: T2, uncertain: T3, uncertain: T4, uncertain: T5a, uncertain: T5b, uncertain: T5c, uncertain: T6, uncertain: T7, uncertain: T8, Foundation of Chios: F1, Foundation of Chios: F2, Foundation of Chios: F3, Epidemiai: F4, Epidemiai: F5, Epidemiai: F6, Epidemiai: F7, Sunekdemetikos: F8, Epidemiai: F9, uncertain: F10, Epidemiai: F11, Epidemiai: F12, Epidemiai: F13, Epidemiai: F14, Epidemiai: F15, Epidem…

Duris of Samos (76)

(44,451 words)

Author(s): Pownall, Frances
This entry was prepared by Frances Pownall and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Duris of Samos Jacoby number: 76 Attested works: On Macedonia: T2, T5, T7, T9 - T12e, F1 - F15, F35 - F55, F86, F94, Samian Annals: T3, T6, T8, F21 - F26, F60 - F71, F96 uncertain: T1, T4, F72 - F81, F83 - F87, On the Art of Engraving: T12d, F32, Histories of Agathokles: F16, F20, F56a - F59, On Customs: F27, On Tragedy: F28, On Euripides and Sophokles: F29, Homeric Problems: F30, F89 - F92, On Painting: F31, On Contests: F33, F34, F82, F93, F95 Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Histor…

Ephoros (70)

(182,346 words)

Author(s): Parker, Victor
This entry was prepared by Victor Parker and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Ephoros Jacoby number: 70 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 70 T 1 Source: Suda , s.v. ῎Εφιππος Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, s.v. ῎Εφιππος῎Εφιππος· ** Κυμαῖος, υἱὸς Δημοφίλου, οἱ δὲ ᾽Αντιόχου· ᾽Ισοκρ…

Dieuchidas of Megara (485)

(6,611 words)

Author(s): Liddel, Peter
This entry was prepared by Peter Liddel and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Dieuchidas of Megara Jacoby number: 485 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LI. Megara Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 485 T 1 Source: Clement of Alexandria, Miscellanies 6.2.26.28 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD, c. 150 – before 215 AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: transmission of texts - Library of Congress Tex…

Anonymous, On Cyprus (De Cypro) (758)

(6,769 words)

Author(s): Ruiz, Angel
This entry was prepared by Angel Ruiz and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Cyprus (De Cypro) Jacoby number: 758 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 758 F 1a Source: Stephanos of Byzantium , Κύπρος Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Stephanos of Byzantium , Κύπρος .... <ἐκλήθη δὲ> ἀπὸ Κύπρου τῆς θυγατρὸς Κινύρου· <ἢ τῆς Βύβλου καὶ ᾽Αφροδίτης, ὡς Φιλοστέφανος ἐν τῶι Περὶ νήσων καὶ ῎Ιστρος ἐν ᾽Αποικ…

Anaximenes of Lampsakos (72)

(45,503 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Anaximenes of Lampsakos Jacoby number: 72 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 72 T 1 Source: Suda s.v. ᾽Αναξιμένης ᾽Αριστοκλέους Λαμψακηνός Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress education, ancient - Library of Congress rhetoric, ancient - …

(C. Iulius) Polybios (254)

(9,867 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: (C. Iulius) Polybios Jacoby number: 254 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC, 1st century BC-1st century AD 1st century AD Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | D. Chronologies | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 254 F 1 Source: Georgios Synkellos, Extract of Chronography p. 172.17 (Dindorf) (= Kastor BNJ 250 F 1b) Work mentioned: Source date: 8th century AD 9th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: history, ancient - …

Rufus (826)

(1,504 words)

Author(s): Northwood, Simon
This entry was prepared by Simon Northwood and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Rufus Jacoby number: 826 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXIX. Rome and Italy Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 826 T 1 Source: Photios, Bibliotheca (Bekker I.) [Vide: Agatharchides, anonymus.Proclus & Ptolemaeus Chennus apud Photium], 161, 104 a 39 Work mentioned: Source date: 9th century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textu…

Pherekydes of Athens (3)

(113,741 words)

Author(s): Morison, William S.
This entry was prepared by William S. Morison and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Pherekydes of Athens Jacoby number: 3 Attested works: Histories: F22a, Histories: F52, Historian's date: 5th century BC 1st century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown R.L. Fowler, Early Greek Mythography 1 (Oxford 2000) has vastly improved the text of Pherekydes and, as a result, our understanding of the Historiai and the fragments of the other ancient mythographers. Un…

Kallixeinos of Rhodes (627)

(35,345 words)

Author(s): Keyser, Paul T.
This entry was prepared by Paul T. Keyser and published on 1 October 2014. About this Historian Historian: Kallixeinos of Rhodes Jacoby number: 627 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | I. Egypt Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 627 T 1 Source: Photios, Bibliotheca (Bekker I.) [Vide: Agatharchides, anonymus.Proclus & Ptolemaeus Chennus apud Photium], 161, p. 104 b 38 Work mentioned: Source date: 9th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: art, ancie…

Menekles of Barka (270)

(11,261 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Menekles of Barka Jacoby number: 270 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 270 T 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 4.83, 184B-C Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: …

Neanthes the Younger (171)

(26,233 words)

Author(s): Stronk, Jan P.
This entry was prepared by Jan P. Stronk and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Neanthes the Younger Jacoby number: 171 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | h. Attalids Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 171 T 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 13.79, 602F Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: criticism - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Athenaios, Deipnosophist…

Aglaosthenes (499)

(5,713 words)

Author(s): Müller, Sabine
This entry was prepared by Sabine Müller and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Aglaosthenes Jacoby number: 499 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LV. Naxos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 499 T 1 Source: Pliny the Elder, Natural History 1.4 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Latin Fragment subject: natural history - Library of Congress geography, ancient - Library of Congress Textual…

Phlegon of Tralles (257)

(50,046 words)

Author(s): McInerney, Jeremy
This entry was prepared by Jeremy McInerney and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Phlegon of Tralles Jacoby number: 257 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century AD 6th century AD Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | D. Chronologies | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 257 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, Φλέγων Τραλλιανός Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress geography, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, Φλέγων…

Bion of Prokonnesos (332)

(2,801 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Bion of Prokonnesos Jacoby number: 332 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 332 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the Philosophers 4.58 (Long) Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress linguistics - …

Euhemeros of Messene (63)

(35,456 words)

Author(s): Christesen, Paul
This entry was prepared by Paul Christesen and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Euhemeros of Messene Jacoby number: 63 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | D. Addenda | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 63 T 1 Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Evangelical Preparation (Praeparatio evangelica) 2.2, p. 59D Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress monarchy - Library of Congress Textual base…

Hekataios (264)

(100,962 words)

Author(s): Lang, Philippa
This entry was prepared by Philippa Lang and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Hekataios Jacoby number: 264 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 264 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. ῾Εκαταῖος ᾽Αβδηρίτης (ed. Diels-Kranz, Die Fragmente der Vorsokratiker5 73 [60] A 1) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - …

Demetrios of Phaleron (228)

(75,029 words)

Author(s): Müller, Sabine
This entry was prepared by Sabine Müller and published on 1 April 2018. About this Historian Historian: Demetrios of Phaleron Jacoby number: 228 Attested works: On the Ten Years; On Lawmaking at Athens; On Constitutions in Athens; On Leadership of the People; On Politics; On Laws; On Rhetoric; Matters of Strategy; On the Iliad; On the Odyssey; Ptolemy; On Love; Phaidondas; Maidon; Kleon; Sokrates; Artaxerxes; Homer; Aristeides; Aristomachos; Protreptikos; In Defence of the Constitution; On the Ionians;Ambassadorial Add…

Phanodemos of Athens (325)

(20,639 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Phanodemos of Athens Jacoby number: 325 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 325 T 1 Source: Suda, ϕ 76, s.v. Φανόδημος (ed. Adler) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, ΦανόδημοςΦ…

Memnon (434)

(34,743 words)

Author(s): Keaveney, Arthur | Madden, John A.
This entry was prepared by Arthur Keaveney and John A. Madden and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Memnon Jacoby number: 434 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XXIV. Heraclea on Pontus Place of origin: unknown John A. Madden wishes to acknowledge with gratitude support received from the Library Special Research Fund of the National University of Ireland, Galway   BNJ 434 T 1 Source: Photios, Bibliotheca 224.222b.1 (ed. Bek…

Demon of Athens (327)

(15,197 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Demon of Athens Jacoby number: 327 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 327 T 1 Source: Suda, Φ 441, s.v. Φιλόχορος (Adler) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress criticism - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Sud…

Proxenos (703)

(6,561 words)

Author(s): Rzepka, Jacek
This entry was prepared by Jacek Rzepka and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Proxenos Jacoby number: 703 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | VII. Epirus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 703 F 1 Source: Scholia, Andromache (ed. Schwartz), 32 Work mentioned: Source date: various Source language: Greek Fragment subject: genealogy - Library of Congress history, ancient - Library of Congress mythology, greek - Library of Congress Textual…

Eratosthenes of Cyrene (241)

(27,592 words)

Author(s): Pownall, Frances
This entry was prepared by Frances Pownall and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Eratosthenes of Cyrene Jacoby number: 241 Attested works: various: T1, uncertain: T2 - T11, F21, F25, F28 - F33, F35, F36, F39 - F43, F45 - F48; On Chronographies: F1a - F3, F9a, F9b, F12, F13, F26a, F26b, F38; Olympic Victors: F4 - F8, F10 - F11b, F14 - F15b, F34, F44; Arsinoë: F16; Epistles: F18; On Old Comedy: F19, F37a, F37c; On Virtues and Vices: F20, F24; Letter to Baton: F22, On Wealth and Poverty: F23, F27; Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chrono…

Simonides (ὁ γενεαλόγος) (8)

(6,120 words)

Author(s): Paradiso, Annalisa
This entry was prepared by Annalisa Paradiso and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Simonides (ὁ γενεαλόγος) Jacoby number: 8 Attested works: Genealogy: T1, F1, F2, F5a - F5c; Discoveries: T1; Miscellanies: F3; uncertain: F4; Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 8 T 1 Source: Suda σ 442, s.v. Σιμωνίδης Κεῖος (4.362.18 Adler) = T1 Fowler Work mentioned: Genealogy Discoveries Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragm…

Krates of Athens (362)

(8,786 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Krates of Athens Jacoby number: 362 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 362 F 1a Source: Eustathios of Thessalonica, Commentary on Homer, Iliad 22.495 (1283.6) Work mentioned: Source date: 12th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: ritual - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Eustathi…

Manetho (609)

(110,235 words)

Author(s): Lang, Philippa
This entry was prepared by Philippa Lang and published on 1 October 2014. About this Historian Historian: Manetho Jacoby number: 609 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | I. Egypt Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 609 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, Μάνεθως; μ 142 Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress religion - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, Μάνεθως; …

Apollodoros of Athens (244)

(305,556 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary Frances Williams and published on 1 April 2018. About this Historian Historian: Apollodoros of Athens Jacoby number: 244 Attested works: Chronika: T6a, F1-43, F46, F48-51; On the Gods: T9, T11, F88, F90-94, F96, F100-102a, F103a, F104-107a, F108-109a, F110a, F111a, F112-116; Catalogue of Ships: F154-155, F163-166; Catalogue (of Ships): F156, F157c, F161-162; On the Catalogue of Ships: T12, F157e, F159; On the Ships: T15, F158, F169; On Ships: F157a, F167-168, F170; Marshalling of the Trojan Forces: F171; F On the Courtesans: F211a; F On Courtesans: F21…

Alexandros Polyhistor (273)

(117,475 words)

Author(s): Blakely, Sandra
This entry was prepared by Sandra Blakely and published on 1 April 2015. About this Historian Historian: Alexandros Polyhistor (L. Cornelius Alexander) Jacoby number: 273 Attested works: Aigyptiaka: F1-F11; On Bithynia: F12-13; On the Euxine Sea: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 273 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. ᾽Αλέξανδρος ὁ Μιλήσιος Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: slavery …

Silenos (175)

(12,079 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Silenos Jacoby number: 175 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | k. Punic Wars, Hieronymus of Syracuse Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 175 T 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 12.59.542a Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: history, ancient - Library of Congress biography-to 500 - …

Juba II of Mauretania (275)

(40,750 words)

Author(s): Roller, Duane W.
This entry was prepared by Duane W. Roller and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Juba II of Mauretania Jacoby number: 275 Attested works: On Assyria: F4, Theatrics: F17, Historian's date: 1st century BC 1st century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 275 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. ᾽Ιόβας Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, ᾽ΙόβαςΛιβύης καὶ …

Philistos (556)

(52,289 words)

Author(s): Pownall, Frances
This entry was prepared by Frances Pownall and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Philistos Jacoby number: 556 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXIX. Sicilia and Magna Graecia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 556 T 1a Source: Suda, Φ 361, s.v. Φίλισκος ἢ Φίλιστος (A. Adler, Suidae Lexicon 1.4 (Leipzig 1935)) Work mentioned: Sicilian History; Genealogy; On Phoenicia; On the Island of Sicily Source date: 10th ce…

Philochoros of Athens (328)

(152,445 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 April 2016. About this Historian Historian: Philochoros of Athens Jacoby number: 328 Attested works: Atthis?: F161, Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 328 T 1 Source: Suda, ϕ 441, s.v. Φιλόχορος (Adler) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby S…

Theagenes (774)

(9,366 words)

Author(s): Engels, Johannes
This entry was prepared by Johannes Engels and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Theagenes Jacoby number: 774 Attested works: On Macedonia: T1, F1 - F18 Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXII. Macedonia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 774 T 1 Source: Photios, Bibliotheca (Bekker I.) [Vide: Agatharchides, anonymus.Proclus & Ptolemaeus Chennus apud Photium], 161, 104 b 13 Work mentioned: On Macedonia Source date: 9th century AD Source language: Greek Fr…

Hellanikos of Lesbos (4)

(133,350 words)

Author(s): Pownall, Frances
This entry was prepared by Frances Pownall and published on 1 November 2016. About this Historian Historian: Hellanikos of Lesbos Jacoby number: 4 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC, early to late 5th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 4 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, - ῾Ελλάνικος Μιλήσιος Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base…

Polykrates (597)

(13,113 words)

Author(s): Bayliss, Andrew
This entry was prepared by Andrew Bayliss and published on 1 April 2016. About this Historian Historian: Polykrates Jacoby number: 597 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXXI. Sparta Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 597 T 1 Source: Iosephos, Against Apion 1.220 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: history, ancient - Library of Congress criticism - Library of Congress rhetoric, ancient - …

Deinon of Kolophon (690)

(42,354 words)

Author(s): Almagor, Eran
This entry was prepared by Eran Almagor and published on 1 October 2018. About this Historian Historian: Deinon of Kolophon Jacoby number: 690 Attested works: n.a. Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples (Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | V. Babylonia, Assyria, Media, Persia Place of origin: Asia Minor   BNJ 690 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexicon, Δίων; δ 1239 Adler Works mentioned: n.a. Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Biography--To 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda,…

Conon (26)

(100,650 words)

Author(s): Blakely, Sandra
This entry was prepared by Sandra Blakely and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Conon Jacoby number: 26 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century AD Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | B. Hellenistic Reference Works and Collections | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 26 T 1 Source: Photios, Bibliotheca 186 p. 130 b 25 Work mentioned: Source date: 9th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: transmission of texts - Library of Congress criticism - Library of Congress rhetoric, ancient - Library of Congress Textua…

Dionysios of Halikarnassos (251)

(17,889 words)

Author(s): Engels, Johannes
This entry was prepared by Johannes Engels and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Dionysios of Halikarnassos Jacoby number: 251 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC, 1st century BC - 1st century AD 1st century AD Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | D. Chronologies | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 251 T 1 Source: Suda, δ 1174, s.v. Διονύσιος ᾽Αλεξάνδρου ᾽Αλικαρνασεύς Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: rhetoric, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda…

Alexander of Myndos (25)

(3,777 words)

Author(s): Asirvatham, Sulochana R.
This entry was prepared by Sulochana R. Asirvatham and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Alexandros of Myndos Jacoby number: 25 Attested works: Historian's date: unknown, 1st century BCE–1st century CE 1st century AD Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | B. Hellenistic Reference Works and Collections | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 25 F 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the Philosophers 1.29 Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: votive offerings - Library of Congress Tex…

Philip of Theangela (741)

(7,521 words)

Author(s): Paradiso, Annalisa
This entry was prepared by Annalisa Paradiso and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Philip of Theangela Jacoby number: 741 Attested works: History of Karia: F1, F5, On the Karians and Leleges: F2, On the Karians: F3, F3a, uncertain: F4, Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XIV. Caria Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 741 F 1 Source: Strabo, Geography (ed. Radt), 14.2.28, C662 Work mentioned: History of Karia Source date: 1st century BC, 1st century BC –…

Seleukos of Alexandria (341)

(3,926 words)

Author(s): Sickinger, James P.
This entry was prepared by James P. Sickinger and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Seleukos of Alexandria Jacoby number: 341 Attested works: uncertain: T1; Commentary on the Axones of Solon: F2; Miscellanies Miscellanies: F3, F4, F6 Historian's date: 1st century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 341 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Σέλευκος Work mentioned: uncertain Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: b…

Theopompos of Chios (115)

(196,910 words)

Author(s): Morison, William S.
This entry was prepared by William S. Morison and published on 1 October 2014. About this Historian Historian: Theopompos of Chios Jacoby number: 115 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | b. Philippika Place of origin: unknown The Greek text of the fragments follows the most recent published edition, noted by editor, place of publication, and date. In the cases where the printed text differs, a footnote with the variant reading has …

Hesychios of Miletos (390)

(20,583 words)

Author(s): Kaldellis, Anthony
This entry was prepared by Anthony Kaldellis and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Hesychios of Miletos Jacoby number: 390 Attested works: Historian's date: 6th century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XIII. Byzantium Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 390 T 1 Source: Photios, Bibliotheca cod. 69 Work mentioned: Source date: 9th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Photios, Bibliotheca, cod. 69ὁ…

Nikandros, son of Anaxagoras, and Nikandros, son of Damaios, of Kolophon (271-272)

(29,840 words)

Author(s): Jenkins, Fred W.
This entry was prepared by Fred Jenkins and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Nikandros, son of Anaxagoras, and Nikandros, son of Damaios, of Kolophon Jacoby number: 271-272 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 271-272 T 1 Source: SIG 452 (T.W. Dittenberger) Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Inscriptions - Library of Congr…

Bion of Prokonnesos (14)

(2,386 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Bion of Prokonnesos Jacoby number: 14 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 14 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the Philosophers 4.58 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the …

Lysimachos of Alexandria (382)

(15,264 words)

Author(s): Schachter, Albert
This entry was prepared by Albert Schachter and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Lysimachos of Alexandria Jacoby number: 382 Attested works: Theban Paradoxes: F1a, Theban Paradoxes: F1b, Theban Paradoxes: F2, Theban Paradoxes: F3, Theban Paradoxes: F4, Theban Paradoxes: F5, Return Voyages of the Heroes: F6, Return Voyages of the Heroes: F7, Return Voyages of the Heroes: F8, Return Voyages of the Heroes: F9, Return Voyages of the Heroes: F10a, Return Voyages of the Heroes: F10b, Return Voyages of the Heroes: F11, Return Voyages of the Heroes: F12, Return Voy…

Hegesianax of Alexandria Troas (45)

(13,172 words)

Author(s): Costa, Virgilio
This entry was prepared by Virgilio Costa and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Hegesianax of Alexandria Troas Jacoby number: 45 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 45 T 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantium (Stephanos of Byzantion), Ethnica , s.v. Τρῳάς Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual…

Aithiopia: Appendix (673)

(92,984 words)

Author(s): Burstein, Stanley M.
This entry was prepared by Stanley Burstein and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Aithiopia: Appendix Jacoby number: 673 Attested works: Historian's date: unknown 4th century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | II. Ethiopia Place of origin: unknown Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Historical Library, 3, 11, 1-3 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: geography, ancient - Library of Congress ethnology - Library of Congress criticism - …

Kallisthenes (124)

(48,228 words)

Author(s): Rzepka, Jacek
This entry was prepared by Jacek Rzepka and published on 1 November 2016. About this Historian Historian: Kallisthenes Jacoby number: 124 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | c. History of Alexander Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 124 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, - Καλλισθένης Δημοτίμου Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, - Καλλισθένης Δημοτίμου·…

Myrsilos of Methymna (477)

(11,481 words)

Author(s): Kaldellis, Anthony
This entry was prepared by Anthony Kaldellis and published on 1 April 2018. About this Historian Historian: Myrsilos of Methymna Jacoby number: 477 Attested works: Lesbiaka: F1a; F2; F3; F18; Historica Paradoxa Historical Oddities): F4; F5 Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples (Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XLV. Lesbos Place of origin: Methymna   BNJ 477 T 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantion, Ethnika, s.v. Μήθυμνα (Meineke 449-50) Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Gre…

Anonymous, On Delos (De Delo, ex Aeschine) (401a)

(3,562 words)

Author(s): Constantakopoulou, Christy
This entry was prepared by Christy Constantakopoulou and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Delos (De Delo, ex Aeschine) Jacoby number: 401a Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XVI. Delos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 401a T 1a Source: Demosthenes, On the Crown (Or. 18) 134 Work mentioned: Source date: 4th century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: politics and government - Library of Congress symbou…

Armenidas (378)

(4,519 words)

Author(s): Schachter, Albert
This entry was prepared by Albert Schachter and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Armenidas Jacoby number: 378 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XII. Boeotia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 378 F 1 Source: Scholia (L+) on Apollonios of Rhodes, Argonautika 1.551a Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: religion - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Scholia, 1.551aἔργον ᾽Α…

Tyrtaios (580)

(60,845 words)

Author(s): Bayliss, Andrew
This entry was prepared by Andrew Bayliss and published on 1 October 2017. About this Historian Historian: Tyrtaios Jacoby number: 580 Attested works: Historian's date: 7th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples (Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXXI. Sparta Place of origin: Sparta Felix Jacoby’s original brief entry for Tyrtaios included only 7 fragments of the then fourteen known fragments, only the briefest of commentaries, and no testimonia. The brevity of his work on Tyrtaeus was …
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