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Menodotos of Samos (541)

(6,505 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Menodotos of Samos Jacoby number: 541 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 | LXIV. Samos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 541 F 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 15.11-15, 671 E-674 A Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: ritual - Library of Congress religion oracles, roman - …

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…

Zenodotos of Troizen (821)

(2,141 words)

Author(s): Horster, Marietta
This entry was prepared by Marietta Horster and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Zenodotos of Troizen Jacoby number: 821 Attested works: Historian's date: before 1st century BC 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 821 F 1a Source: Solinus, Gaius Julius, Collection of Curiosities (ed. Mommsen), 2, 9 Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century AD 4th century AD Source language: eng Fragment subject: mythology Textual base: Jacoby Solin…

Agathokles of Samos (799)

(610 words)

Author(s): Paradiso, Annalisa
This entry was prepared by Annalisa Paradiso and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Agathokles of Samos Jacoby number: 799 Attested works: Constitution of the Pessinountioi: F1, Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXVII. Phrygia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 799 F 1 Source: Plutarch (Ploutarchos), Lexikon, 9.1 = Moralia 1155b-d Work mentioned: Constitution of the Pessinountioi Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: myt…

Ptolemy (138)

(39,774 words)

Author(s): Howe, Timothy
This entry was prepared by Timothy Howe and published on 1 October 2018. About this Historian Historian: Ptolemy Jacoby number: 138 Attested works: n.a. Historian's date: 4th - 3rd century BC Historical focus: IV. Antiquarian History and Biography () | A. Biography | 2. Early Hellenistic Period (late 4th-3rd c. BC) Place of origin:   BNJ 138 T 1 Source: Arrianos, Anabasis of Alexander prooemium 1–2 ed. A.G. Roos and G. Wirth 1968 Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 1st century AD - 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: History, Ancient - Library of Congress Fragment subject: Mili…

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…

Nikoboule (127)

(2,936 words)

Author(s): Sheridan, Brian
This entry was prepared by Brian Sheridan and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Nikoboule Jacoby number: 127 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 127 T 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 10.44, 434C Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Athenaios, Deipnosophists, …

Derkyllos (288)

(14,485 words)

Author(s): Ceccarelli, Paola
This entry was prepared by Paola Ceccarelli and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Derkyllos Jacoby number: 288 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 288 F 1 Source: Pseudo-Plutarch, On Rivers 22.4 = Moralia 1164c Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Pseudo-Plutarch, On Rivers, 22.4παρά…

Dorotheos of Athens (145)

(3,220 words)

Author(s): Sheridan, Brian
This entry was prepared by Brian Sheridan and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Dorotheos of Athens Jacoby number: 145 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | c. History of Alexander Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 145 T 1 Source: Pliny, Natural History 1.12-13 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Latin Fragment subject: Science Library of Congress - Library of Congress natural history - Library of Congress Textual base: …

Hegemon of Alexandreia Troas (110)

(1,592 words)

Author(s): Buckler, John | Engels, Johannes
This entry was prepared by Johannes Engels and John Buckler and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Hegemon of Alexandreia Troas Jacoby number: 110 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | a. The Period until Philip and Alexander Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 110 T 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantion, Ethnika, α 200, s.v. ᾽Αλεξάνδρεια (ed. M. Billerbeck, Stephani Byzanini Ethnica, vol. I: A-G (Berlin 2006)) Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD S…

Andriskos (500)

(3,512 words)

Author(s): Jenkins, Fred W.
This entry was prepared by Fred Jenkins and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Andriskos Jacoby number: 500 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 | LV. Naxos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 500 F 1 Source: Parthenios, Erotic Sufferings 9 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: military history, ancient - Library of Congress cults - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Parthenios, Na…

Antandros of Syracuse (565)

(1,804 words)

Author(s): Champion, Craige B.
This entry was prepared by Craige Champion and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Antandros of Syracuse Jacoby number: 565 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 | LXIX. Sicilia and Magna Graecia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 565 T 1 Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Historical Library 19.3.3 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: military history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual ba…

Hermesianax (797)

(2,473 words)

Author(s): Paradiso, Annalisa
This entry was prepared by Annalisa Paradiso and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Hermesianax Jacoby number: 797 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXVII. Phrygia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 797 F 1 Source: Pseudo-Plutarch, On Rivers, 12.3 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Pseudo-Plutarch, On Rivers, 12.3παράκειται…

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 …

Anonymous, On Siphnos (De Siphno) (553)

(5,267 words)

Author(s): Stronk, Jan P.
This entry was prepared by Jan P. Stronk and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Siphnos (De Siphno) Jacoby number: 553 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 553 F 1a Source: Pliny the Elder, Natural History 4.66 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD 2nd century AD Source language: eng Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Pliny (G. Plinius Secundus), Historia Naturalis, 4.66Siphnus ante Meropia et Acis appellata. Siphnos, that was previously called'Meropia' and 'Acis'.…

Anonymous, Olympic Chronicle (Chronicon Olympicyum) (vel Phlegon) (P. Oxy., 17.2082) (257a)

(5,464 words)

Author(s): Rzepka, Jacek
This entry was prepared by Jacek Rzepka and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, Olympic Chronicle (Chronicon Olympicyum) (vel Phlegon) (P. Oxy., 17.2082) Jacoby number: 257a Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC, 3rd - 2nd century BC (?) 2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | D. Chronologies | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 257a F 1 Source: P.Oxy 2082 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: military history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual bas…

Demaratos (42)

(3,268 words)

Author(s): Banchich, Thomas
This entry was prepared by Thomas Banchich and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Demaratos Jacoby number: 42 Attested works: On Arkadia: F2 - F4 Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century AD Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 42 F 1 Source: Stobaios, Florilegium 3.39.33 (3.730.7-16 Hense) Work mentioned: Source date: 5th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress mythology, greek - …

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…

Menekrates (701)

(1,513 words)

Author(s): Trachsel, Alexandra
This entry was prepared by Alexandra Trachsel and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Menekrates Jacoby number: 701 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | VI. Bythinia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 701 F 1 Source: Plutarch (Ploutarchos), 26.3 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress oracles - Library of Congress constitutional history…

Anonymous Writers in Polybios’s History (83)

(8,116 words)

Author(s): Pitcher, L.V.
This entry was prepared by Luke V. Pitcher and published on 1 April 2013. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous Writers in Polybios’s History Jacoby number: 83 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 83 T 1 Source: Polybios, Histories 5.33 (ed. Büttner-Wobst) Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Polybios, Histories (ed. Büttn…

Diokles of Rhodes (302)

(897 words)

Author(s): Stronk, Jan P.
This entry was prepared by Jan P. Stronk and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Diokles of Rhodes Jacoby number: 302 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | IV. Aetolia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 302 F 1 Source: Plutarch, On Rivers 22, 3 22.3 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Science Library of Congress - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Plutarch (Ploutarchos), 22.3εὑρί…

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…

Kreophylos (417)

(3,339 words)

Author(s): Dowden, Ken
This entry was prepared by Ken Dowden and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Kreophylos Jacoby number: 417 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 | XIX. Ephesus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 417 F 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 8.62, 361c-e Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Athenaios, Deipnosophists, 8, 62, 361c-eΚρεώφυλος δ’ ἐν το…

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…

Theophilos, Italika, Peloponnesiaka, On Stones (296)

(4,599 words)

Author(s): Ceccarelli, Paola
This entry was prepared by Paola Ceccarelli and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Theophilos, Italika, Peloponnesiaka, On Stones Jacoby number: 296 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | A. Authors on Different Cities and Regions | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 296 F 1 Source: Pseudo-Plutarch, Parallela minora 13b (= Plutarch, Moralia 308f-309a) Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: eng Fragment subject: military history, ancient - …

Anonymous, On Delos (De Delo, ex Hyperide) (401b)

(8,667 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 Hyperide) Jacoby number: 401b Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 401b 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 symbouleutic oratory Textual base: Jacoby Demosthenes, On the Crown (18.18), 134τοιγαροῦν εἰδυῖα ταῦθ᾽ ἡ βουλὴ ἡ ἐξ…

Anonymous Olympic Chronicle from Oxyrhynchus (P.Oxy. I 12) (255)

(5,574 words)

Author(s): Rzepka, Jacek
This entry was prepared by Jacek Rzepka and published on 1 April 2013. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous Olympic Chronicle from Oxyrhynchus (P.Oxy. I 12) Jacoby number: 255 Attested works: Historian's date: Roman period Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | D. Chronologies | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 255 F 1 Source: Anonymous, Chronicon Oxyrhynchi 1.12 Work mentioned: Source date: Source language: Greek Fragment subject: politics and government - Library of Congress despotism - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Anonymus, Chronico…

Anonymous, On Epiros (De Epiro) (704)

(12,341 words)

Author(s): Rzepka, Jacek
This entry was prepared by Jacek Rzepka and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Epiros (De Epiro) Jacoby number: 704 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 704 F 1 Source: Justin (M. Iunian(i)us Iustinus), Epitome (ed. Seel), 17.2.11-17.3.22 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC, 1st century BC – 3rd century AD 1st century AD 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Latin Fragment subject: ethnology - Library of Congress military history, ancient - …

Baton of Sinope (268)

(6,386 words)

Author(s): Christesen, Paul
This entry was prepared by Paul Christesen and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Baton of Sinope Jacoby number: 268 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 268 T 1 Source: Strabo, On Geography 12.3.11, C546 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC, 1st century BC - 1st century AD 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress histor…

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 - …

Acilius (813)

(9,919 words)

Author(s): Bucher, Gregory S.
This entry was prepared by Gregory Bucher and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Acilius Jacoby number: 813 Attested works: uncertain: T1a - T2b; Annals: T3, F1 - F8 Historian's date: 2nd century BC 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 813 T 1a Source: Gellius, Aulus, Attic Nights, 6/7, 14, 9 Work mentioned: uncertain Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: eng Fragment subject: Philosophy, Ancient - Library of Congress - …

Herakleides of Kyme (689)

(19,762 words)

Author(s): Almagor, Eran
This entry was prepared by Eran Almagor and published on 1 April 2018. About this Historian Historian: Herakleides of Kyme Jacoby number: 689 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples (Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | V. Babylonia, Assyria, Media, Persia Place of origin:   BNJ 689 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Vitae Philosophorum 5.93-4 Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Ethnology - Library of Congress Philosophy, Ancient - Library of Con…

Anonymous, On the lists of Olympian victors (De tabulis victorum Olympicorum) (416)

(10,202 words)

Author(s): Anderson, Greg
This entry was prepared by Greg Anderson and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On the lists of Olympian victors (De tabulis victorum Olympicorum) Jacoby number: 416 Attested works: On the Lists of the Olympian Victors: T1 - T7b, F6; uncertain: T8b, T9; Eleian Records of Olympic Victors: T8a - F5 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 416 T 1 Source: Pausanias, Description of Greece 6.6.3…

Ariston of Alexandria (649)

(2,802 words)

Author(s): Stronk, Jan P.
This entry was prepared by …

Habron of Athens (359)

(840 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This …

Pausanias II, king of Sparta (582)

(4,027 words)

Author(s): Powell, Anton
This entry was prepared by Anton Powell and published on 1 October 2014. About this Historian Historian: Pausanias II, king of Sparta Jacoby number: 582 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 | LXXI. Sparta Place of origin: unknown   Powell, Anton ()

Rufus (826)

(1,504 words)

Author(s): Northwood, Simon
This entry was prepared by Simon Northwood and published on 1 October 2007. …

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…

Lykeas of Naukratis (613)

(7,414 words)

Author(s): Gambetti, Sandra
This entry was prepared by Sandra Gambetti and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Lykeas of Naukratis Jacoby number: 613…

Agias and Derkylos (305)

(13,442 words)

Author(s): Engels, Johannes
This entry was prepared by Johannes Engels and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: …

Scipio Nasica Corculum, P. Cornelius (233)

(2,564 words)

Author(s): Beck, Hans
This entry was prepared by Hans Beck and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Scipio Nasica Corculum, P. Cornelius Jacoby number: 233 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | C. Autobiographies, Memoirs and Memorabilia | Place of origin: unknown   Beck, Hans (McGill University)

Aratos of Sicyon (231)

(9,644 words)

Author(s): Beck, Hans | Eckstein, Arthur
This entry was prepared by Hans Beck and published on 1 April 2013. About this Historian Historian: Aratos of Sicyon Jacoby number: 231 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | C. Autobiographies, Memoirs and Memorabilia | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 231 T 1 Source: Anonymus, Life of Aratos 79.12 M Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: military history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby unknown, Life of Aratos, 79.12 Mκαὶ ἄλλοι δὲ πολλοὶ γεγ…

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: …

Alexis of Samos (539)

(1,604 words)

Author(s): D’Hautcourt, Alexis
This entry was prepared by Alexis D'Hautcourt and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Alexis of Samos Jacoby number: 539 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXIV. Samos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 539 F 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 13.31 p. 572f Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: cults - Library of Congress Fragment subject: cults - Library of Congress Textual b…

Pyrrhon of Lipara (836)

(488 words)

Author(s): Horster, Marietta
This entry was prepared by Marietta Horster and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Pyrrhon of Lipara Jacoby number: 836 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 836 F 1 Source: Plutarch (Ploutarchos), Aetia Romana, 79 p. 282f Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Plutarch (Ploutarchos), Aetia …

Anonymous (596)

(40,072 words)

Author(s): Kennell, Nigel Martin
This entry was prepared by Nigel Kennell and published on 1 October 2015. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous Jacoby number: 596 Attested works: uncertain: F8a, F29b 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 596 F 1 Source: Isokrates, Panathenaikos 177-181 (É. Brémond and G. Mathieu, Isocrate. Discours 4 (Paris 1962)) Work mentioned: Source date: 4th century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: poli…

Paion (757)

(1,588 words)

Author(s): Ruiz, Angel
This entry was prepared by Angel Ruiz and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Paion Jacoby number: 757 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XVIII. Cyprus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 757 F 1 Source: Hesychios, (᾽Αφρόδιτος Work mentioned: Source date: 5th century AD 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Hesychios, (᾽Αφρόδιτος ᾽Αφρόδιτος· Θεόφραστος μὲν …

Theopompos (21)

(3,875 words)

Author(s): Thériault, Gaétan
This entry was prepared by Gaétan Thériault and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Theopompos Jacoby number: 21 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC, 1st century AD-2nd century AD 2nd century AD Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | B. Hellenistic Reference Works and Collections | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 21 T 1 Source: Strabo, Geography 14.2.15 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC, 1st century BC-1st century AD 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - …

Aristos of Salamis (143)

(4,145 words)

Author(s): Sheridan, Brian
This entry was prepared by Brian Sheridan and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Aristos of Salamis Jacoby number: 143 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: …

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 Hist…

Sokrates of Argos (310)

(14,954 words)

Author(s): Machado, Dominic
This entry was prepared by Dominic Machado and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: …

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 …

Timagenes of Alexandria (88)

(16,915 words)

Author(s): McInerney, Jeremy | Roller, Duane W.
This entry was prepared by Jeremy McInerney and Duane W. Roller and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Timagenes of Alexandria Jacoby number: 88 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 88 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Τιμαγένης Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, ΤιμαγένηςΤιμαγένης· βασιλικοῦ ἀργ…

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…

Nikias of Mallos (60)

(1,734 words)

Author(s): Dowden, Ken
This entry was prepared by Ken Dowden and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Nikias of Mallos Jacoby number: 60 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 60 F 1 Source: Plutarch, Moralia 13, 308f Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Plutarch, Moralia, 13, 308f῾Ηρακλῆς τοῦ ᾽Ιόλης γάμου ἀποτυχὼν τὴ…

Dei(l)ochos (471)

(25,226 words)

Author(s): Cuypers, Martine
This entry was prepared by Martine Cuypers and published on 1 April 2018. About this Historian Historian: Dei(l)ochos Jacoby number: 471 Attested works: On Kyzikos: F 1-F 10b; On Samothrace(?): F 11 Historian's date: TAQ 431 BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples (Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XLII. Kyzikos Place of origin: Kyzikos or Prokonessos   BNJ 471 T 1 Source: Dionysios of Halikarnassos, On Thucydides 5 (L. Radermacher and H. Usener (eds.), Dionysii Halicarnasei quae exstant 5 (Leipzig 1899)) Works mentioned: On Kyzikos S…

Maiandrios of Miletos and (?) Leandr(i)os of Miletos (491-492)

(15,561 words)

Author(s): Sato, Noboru
This entry was prepared by Noboru Sato and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Maiandrios of Miletos and (?) Leandr(i)os of Miletos Jacoby number: 491-492 Attested works: Histories: F1 Historian's date: 4th century BC 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LIV. Miletus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 491-492 T 1 Source: Inscriptions from Priene 37.118 ff. (ed. A. Magnetto, L’arbitrato di Rodi fra Samo e Priene (Pisa 2008), lines 152 ff.) Work mentioned: n.a. Source…

Alexander’s Ephemerides (117)

(9,633 words)

Author(s): Bearzot, Cinzia
This entry was prepared by Cinzia Bearzot and published on 1 April 2017. About this Historian Historian: Alexander’s Ephemerides Jacoby number: 117 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:   BNJ 117 T 1 Source: Athenaeus, Deipnosophistae, 10.44.434b Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd-3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Biography--To 500 - Library of Congress Chronology, Historical - Library of Congress Textua…

Hegesippos (391)

(3,879 words)

Author(s): Jenkins, Fred W.
This entry was prepared by Fred Jenkins and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Hegesippos Jacoby number: 391 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 | XIV. Chalkidike Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 391 T 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantion, Ethnika, s.v. Μηκύβερνα Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: geography, ancient - Library of Congress history, ancient - Library of Congress biog…

Sphairos (585)

(8,724 words)

Author(s): Bayliss, Andrew
This entry was prepared by Andrew Bayliss and published on 1 April 2016. About this Historian Historian: Sphairos Jacoby number: 585 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 | LXXI. Sparta Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 585 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers 7.177 (H.S. Long (ed.), Diogenis Laertii Vitae Philosophorum (Oxford 1964)) Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subjec…

Anonymous, De Armenia (679)

(34,193 words)

Author(s): Madreiter, Irene
This entry was prepared by Irene Madreiter and published on 1 October 2016. General note on BNJ 679 BNJ 679 assembles references to various authors, who wrote on early Armenian history and lived from the third century BC to the eighth century AD. F 1-F 4 are anonymous references in Strabo, Pompeius Trogus/Justin and Prokopios, for which no exact dates of origin can be given. At least Prokopios calls his sources Histories of the Armenians (see commentary on F 3-F 4). Starting with F 5 Felix Jacoby collected passages in Armenian from Moses of Chorene (fl. 8th century AD). He is a…

Lykeas of Argos (312)

(4,316 words)

Author(s): P. Stronk, Jan
This entry was prepared by Jan P. Stronk and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Lykeas of Argos Jacoby number: 312 Attested works: On Argos: T1, F1 - F4 Historian's date: uncertain 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 312 T 1 Source: Pausanias Description of Greece 1.13.8 Work mentioned: On Argos Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby unknown, ὁ τῶν ἐπιχωρίων ἐξηγητὴς Λυκέας ἐν ἔπεσ…

Andron of Halikarnassos (10)

(19,428 words)

Author(s): Toye, David L.
This entry was prepared by David L. Toye and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Andron of Halikarnassos Jacoby number: 10 Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC 4th century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | A. Old Genealogy (5th-4th c. BC) | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 10 F 1 Source: Harpokration ap Suda , s.v. Φορβαντεῖον (T. Gaisford, Etymologicum Magnum 798.26, s.v. Φορβαντεῖον) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: genealogy - Library of Congress mytholo…

Anonymous, On Miletos (De Mileto) (496)

(6,077 words)

Author(s): Liddel, Peter
This entry was prepared by Peter Liddel and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Miletos (De Mileto) Jacoby number: 496 Attested works: Milesian Histories: F1, unknown: F2, uncertain: F3, uncertain: F4, unknown: F5, uncertain: F6, unknown: F7, uncertain: F8, uncertain: F9, Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LIV. Miletus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 496 F 1 Source: Parthenios, Love Stories 14 Work mentioned: Milesian Histori…

Ineditum Vaticanum (839)

(5,440 words)

Author(s): Beck, Hans
This entry was prepared by Hans Beck and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Ineditum Vaticanum Jacoby number: 839 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC 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 839 F 1 Source: Synesios, Codex vaticanus, 435, fol. 220 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Synesios, Cod…

Lysanias of Mallos (426)

(3,102 words)

Author(s): Tuplin, Christopher
This entry was prepared by Christopher Tuplin and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Lysanias of Mallos Jacoby number: 426 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XXII. Euboea Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 426 F 1 Source: Plutarch, On the Malice of Herodotus (Moralia) 24 (861 A-D) Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: politics and government - Library of Congress militar…

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 - …

Apollonios of Athens (365)

(4,363 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Apollonios of Athens Jacoby number: 365 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 | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 365 T 1 Source: IGII 2. 3487 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Inscriptions- Library of Congress votive offerings - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby IG 2, 2, 3487Ἀπολλώ…

Alkimos (560)

(12,102 words)

Author(s): Smith, David G.
This entry was prepared by David G. Smith and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Alkimos Jacoby number: 560 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 560 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers 2.114 (M. Marcovich (ed.), Diogenis Laertii Vitae Philosophorum 1 (Stuttgart 1999)) Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century …

Diokles of Peparethos (820)

(4,721 words)

Author(s): Beck, Hans
This entry was prepared by Hans Beck and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Diokles of Peparethos Jacoby number: 820 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 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 820 T 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists, 2, 22 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: food - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Athenaios, Deipnosophists, 2, 22Δι…

Anaxandridas (404)

(4,496 words)

Author(s): Rzepka, Jacek
This entry was prepared by Jacek Rzepka and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Anaxandridas Jacoby number: 404 Attested works: Against Anaxandridas: T1, Collection of Proverbs: F1, On Delphi: F2, On Delphi: F3, On Delphi: F5, Historian's date: 3rd century BC, late 3rd-early 2nd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XVII. Delphi Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 404 T 1 Source: Scholia on Euripides, Orestes 1637 Work mentioned: Against Anaxandridas Source…

Anonymous, The Parthian War (203)

(11,525 words)

Author(s): Stronk, Jan P.
This entry was prepared by Jan P. Stronk and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, The Parthian War Jacoby number: 203 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century AD Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | m. Imperial Period Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 203 T 1 Source: Lucian, How to Write History 2 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: history, ancient - Library of Congress military history, ancient - Library of Congress History, Ancient - Lib…

Ephippos of Olynthus (126)

(10,798 words)

Author(s): Prandi, Luisa
This entry was prepared by Luisa Prandi and published on 1 April 2016. About this Historian Historian: Ephippos of Olynthus Jacoby number: 126 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 126 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. ῎Εφιππος (A. Adler (ed.) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, - ῎Εφιππος῎Εφιππος · ** …

Anonymous, On Euboia (De Euboea (427)

(4,196 words)

Author(s): Stronk, Jan P.
This entry was prepared by Jan P. Stronk and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Euboia (De Euboea Jacoby number: 427 Attested works: On Euboia: F1 - F5 Historian's date: unknown 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | XXII. Euboea Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 427 F 1 Source: Harpokration, Lexicon on Ten Attic Orators, ( Suda), s.v. Ταμύναι Work mentioned: On Euboia Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textu…

Menaichmos of Sikyon (131)

(13,407 words)

Author(s): Tuci, Paolo A.
This entry was prepared by Paolo A. Tuci and published on 1 October 2018. About this Historian Historian: Menaichmos of Sikyon Jacoby number: 131 Attested works: History about the Time of Alexander of Macedonia: F1; On His Own Art: F2; On the Art of Engraving: T4c; Pythikos: F2; On Artists: F3-5 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:   BNJ 131 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexicon, s.v. Μέναιχμος Work mentioned: History about the Time of Alexander of Macedonia Sourc…

Hellanikos of Lesbos (323a)

(30,854 words)

Author(s): Pownall, Frances
This entry was prepared by Frances Pownall and published on 1 April 2016. About this Historian Historian: Hellanikos of Lesbos Jacoby number: 323a 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 323a T 1 Source: Suda, Ε 739, s.v. ῾Ελλάνικος Μιτυληναῖος (Adler) = BNJ 4 T 1 Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress history, ancient - …

Nikolaos of Damaskos (90)

(195,339 words)

Author(s): Favuzzi, Andrea | Paradiso, Annalisa
This entry was prepared by Andrea Favuzzi and Annalisa Paradiso and published on 1 October 2018. Andrea Favuzzi translated and commented on FF 19-20, 72-81, 83-84, 89-143, and also wrote the Biographical Essay; Annalisa Paradiso translated and commented on TT 1-15 and FF 1-18, 21-71, 82, 85-88. About this Historian Historian: Nikolaos of Damaskos Jacoby number: 90 Attested works: Universal History: F1-102; Life and Upbringing of Caesar: F 125-130; About his Own Life and Upbringing: F131-139 Historian's date: 1st century BC – 1st century AD Historical focus: II. Chronography (Polit…

Plesimachos (52)

(594 words)

Author(s): Dowden, Kenneth
This entry was prepared by Ken Dowden and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Plesimachos Jacoby number: 52 Attested works: Historian's date: unknown Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 52 F 1 Source: Plutarch (Ploutarchos), On Rivers (De fluviis) 18, 12–13 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: geography, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Plutarch , On Rivers, 18, 12–13᾽Αθηναῖον…

Medeios of Larissa (129)

(16,520 words)

Author(s): Meeus, Alexander
This entry was prepared by Alexander Meeus and published on 1 October 2017. About this Historian Historian: Medeios of Larissa Jacoby number: 129 Attested works: unknown Historian's date: 4th-3rd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography (Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | c. History of Alexander Place of origin: Larissa, Thessaly   BNJ 129 T 1 Source: Strabo, 11.14.12 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC-1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Military History, Ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: S. Radt, Strabon…

Thrasyllos of Rhodes (253)

(4,638 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Thrasyllos of Rhodes Jacoby number: 253 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC, 1st century BC- 200 AD 1st century AD Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | D. Chronologies | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 253 F 1 Source: Clement of Alexandria, Miscellanies 1.21.136.3-137.4 (ed. Stählin) Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: sports games - Library of Congress history, ancient - …

Kephisodoros (112)

(1,808 words)

Author(s): Buckler, John | Engels, Johannes
This entry was prepared by Johannes Engels and John Buckler and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Kephisodoros Jacoby number: 112 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | a. The Period until Philip and Alexander Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 112 F 1 Source: Anonymous, Commentary on Aristotle, Ethica Nicomachea 3.11.2 p. 1116b 6 (ed. G. Heylbut, Eustratii et Michaelis et anonymi in Ethica Nicomachea commentaria = Commentaria in Aristotelem …

Diodoros the Periegete (372)

(17,541 words)

Author(s): Sickinger, James P.
This entry was prepared by James P. Sickinger and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Diodoros the Periegete Jacoby number: 372 Attested works: On the Demes: F1 - F33, On Tombs: F34 - F40, 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 372 F 1 Source: Harpokration Harpokration, Lexicon on Ten Attic Orators, - Θημακεύς Work mentioned: On the Demes Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragm…

Apollonios Molo of Rhodes (728)

(3,567 words)

Author(s): Aubert, Jean-Jacques
This entry was prepared by Jean-Jacques Aubert and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Apollonios Molo of Rhodes Jacoby number: 728 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XII. Jews Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 728 T 1a Source: Strabo, Geographica [Vide: Apollodorus et Eratosthenes apud Strabonem], 14.2.13, 655 Work mentioned: Source date: various Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Strabo, Ge…

Chares of Mytilene (125)

(23,956 words)

Author(s): Müller, Sabine
This entry was prepared by Sabine Müller and published on 1 April 2017. About this Historian Historian: Chares of Mytilene Jacoby number: 125 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:   BNJ 125 T 1 Source: Athenaeus, Deipnosophistae, 12.9.514e Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd-3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Politics and government - Library of Congress Biography--To 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: …

Kallippos of Corinth (385)

(1,273 words)

Author(s): Schachter, Albert
This entry was prepared by Albert Schachter and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Kallippos of Corinth Jacoby number: 385 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century AD 2nd century AD 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 385 F 1 Source: Pausanias, Description of Greece 9.29.1-2 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: sacrifice - Library of Congress poetry, ancient - …

Kaimaron (720)

(969 words)

Author(s): D’Hautcourt, Alexis
This entry was prepared by Alexis D'Hautcourt and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Kaimaron Jacoby number: 720 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XI. India Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 720 F 1 Source: Plutarch (Ploutarchos), 4.3 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Plutarch (Ploutarchos), 4.3π…

Hellenika Oxyrhynchia (66)

(77,516 words)

Author(s): Billows, Richard A.
This entry was prepared by Richard A. Billows and published on 1 April 2016. About this Historian Historian: Hellenika Oxyrhynchia Jacoby number: 66 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 66 F 1 Source: P.Cair. 37-79; temp. inv. no. 26/6/27/I-35 (L. Koenen, ‘Papyrology in the Federal Republic of Germany and Fieldwork of the International Photographic Archive in Cairo’, Studia Papyrologica 15 (1976), 39-79; G. Lehmann, ‘Ein neues …

Amyntas (122)

(5,127 words)

Author(s): Bearzot, Cinzia
This entry was prepared by Cinzia Bearzot and published on 1 October 2016. About this Historian Historian: Amyntas Jacoby number: 122 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 122 F 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists, 11.102.500d Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: food - Library of Congress linguistics - Library of Congress Science Library of Congress Te…

Appendix (Rhodes) (533)

(12,316 words)

Author(s): Ueno, Shinya
This entry was prepared by Shinya Ueno and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Appendix (Rhodes) Jacoby number: 533 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 533 F 1 Source: Lindian Chronicle C § 41 (Higbie) Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: chronology, historical - Library of Congress votive offerings - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Anonymus, Lindian Chronicle, C § 41...... ς ἐν τοῖς Χρόνοις.. . . s in the Chronoi (on Hieron’s voti…

Idomeneus of Lampsakos (338)

(39,430 words)

Author(s): Cooper, Craig
This entry was prepared by Craig Cooper and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Idomeneus of Lampsakos Jacoby number: 338 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 | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 338 T 1a Source: Strabo, Geography 13.1.19 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Philosophy, Ancient - Library of Congress - Library of Congress geography…

Gorgias of Athens (351)

(4,434 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Gorgias of Athens Jacoby number: 351 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 | XI. Athens Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 351 T 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 13.21.567a Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: sexuality - Library of Congress women - Library of Congress Lexicography - Library of C…

Phaistos (593)

(1,749 words)

Author(s): Bayliss, Andrew
This entry was prepared by Andrew Bayliss and published on 1 April 2016. About this Historian Historian: Phaistos Jacoby number: 593 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain 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 593 F 1a Source: Scholia on Pindar, Pythian Ode 4.28 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: commentaries-history and criticism - Library of Congress oracles - Library of Congress cults - …

Silenos of Chios (27)

(1,541 words)

Author(s): Tell, Håkan
This entry was prepared by Håkan Tell and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Silenos of Chios Jacoby number: 27 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | B. Hellenistic Reference Works and Collections | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 27 F 1 Source: Scholia EMT on Homer, Odyssey 1.75 Work mentioned: Source date: uncertain Source language: Greek Fragment subject: criticism - Library of Congress religion - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Scholia EMT on Homer, 1.75῞Ομηρος μὲν ἐ…

Polykrates (588)

(4,710 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: 588 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 | LXXI. Sparta Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 588 F 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 4.17, 139C–F Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: history, ancient - Library of Congress ritual - Library of Congress festivals - …
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