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Hannibal (181)

(1,011 words)

Author(s): Roller, Duane W.
This entry was prepared by Duane W. Roller and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Hannibal Jacoby number: 181 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 181 F 1 Source: Cornelius Nepos, Hannibal 23.13.2 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: eng Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress military history, ancient - …

Anonymous, On Samos (545)

(11,454 words)

Author(s): Madreiter, Irene
This entry was prepared by Irene Madreiter and published on 1 April 2015. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Samos Jacoby number: 545 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 545 F 1 Source: Pausanias, Description of Greece 7.4.1-4 (ed. Rocha-Pereira) Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: geography, ancient - Library of Congress constitutional history, ancient - Library of Congress genealogy - Library of Congress etiology - Library of Congress asylum, right of - …

Theodoros (epic poet, on Cleopatra) (195)

(302 words)

Author(s): Horster, Marietta
This entry was prepared by Marietta Horster and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Theodoros (epic poet, on Cleopatra) Jacoby number: 195 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | l. 2nd and 1st c. BC History until Augustus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 195 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Θεόδωρος Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, - Θεόδωροςποιητής, ὃς ἔγ…

Hermesianax of Colophon (691)

(4,101 words)

Author(s): Tuplin, Christopher
This entry was prepared by Christopher Tuplin and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Hermesianax of Colophon Jacoby number: 691 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd 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: unknown   BNJ 691 T 1 Source: Scholia, Theriaka, 3 Work mentioned: Source date: various Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress commentaries-history and criticism - …

Anonymous, History of Herakles (Tabula Albana, IG, 14, 1293) (Heraclis historia) (40)

(3,405 words)

Author(s): Banchich, Thomas
This entry was prepared by Thomas Banchich and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, History of Herakles (Tabula Albana, IG, 14, 1293) (Heraclis historia) Jacoby number: 40 Attested works: History of Herakles: F1a - F1d Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | C. Monographs, Novels, Pseudographic Literature | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 40 F 1a Source: IG XIV 1293 Work mentioned: History of Herakles Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - …

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 …

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: …

Hegesias of Magnesia (142)

(18,405 words)

Author(s): Prandi, Luisa
This entry was prepared by Luisa Prandi and published on 1 October 2016. About this Historian Historian: Hegesias of Magnesia Jacoby number: 142 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | c. History of Alexander Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 142 T 1 Source: Strabo, Geographica [Vide: Apollodorus et Eratosthenes apud Straboem], 14.1.41 Work mentioned: Source date:  1st century BC,  1st century BC – 1st century AD 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biogra…

Hellanikos of Lesbos (608a)

(4,415 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: 608a Attested works: Historian's date: 5th 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 608a F 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists, 11.40.470d Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: food - Library of Congress ethnology - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Ath…

Athenaios (681)

(3,136 words)

Author(s): Almagor, Eran
This entry was prepared by Eran Almagor and published on 1 October 2016. About this Historian Historian: Athenaios Jacoby number: 681 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC 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: unknown   BNJ 681 F 1 Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Historical Library, 2, 20, 3-5 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: monarchy - Library of Congress revolutions - …

Scipio, P. Cornelius (811)

(760 words)

Author(s): Beck, Hans
This entry was prepared by Hans Beck and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Scipio, P. Cornelius Jacoby number: 811 Attested works: 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 811 T 1 Source: Livy (T. Livius), History of Rome (Ab urbe condita), 40.42.13 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC, 1st century BC- 1st century AD Source language: eng Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress magi…

Agroitas (762)

(7,636 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Agroitas Jacoby number: 762 Attested works: On Libya: F1, F7b Historian's date: Hellenistic period? Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XIX. Libya Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 762 F 1 Source: Scholia, Argonautika, 2.498-527 Work mentioned: On Libya Source date: various Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology Textual base: Jacoby 2.498-527 ᾽Αγροίτας δὲ ἐν ᾱ Λιβυκῶν ὑπὸ ᾽Απόλλωνος εἰ…

Dionysophanes (856)

(2,027 words)

Author(s): Dowden, Ken
This entry was prepared by Ken Dowden and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Dionysophanes Jacoby number: 856 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXXIII. Thracia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 856 F 1 Source: Porphyrios of Tyre, Life of Pythagoras, 14-15 Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Porphyrios of Tyre, Life of Pythago…

Kineas of Thessaly (603)

(2,985 words)

Author(s): Benferhat, Yasmina
This entry was prepared by Yasmina Benferhat and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Kineas of Thessaly Jacoby number: 603 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century AD Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXXVII. Thessalia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 603 T 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantium , Ethnica, ῎Εφυρα Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: commentaries-history and criticism - Library of Congress Textual base: …

Bion Soleus (668)

(5,016 words)

Author(s): Burstein, Stanley
This entry was prepared by Stanley Burstein and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Bion Soleus Jacoby number: 668 Attested works: On Ethiopia: T1 - T4, F1 - F6 Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | II. Ethiopia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 668 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the Philosophers [Vide: Demetrius Magnes & Sosibius apud Diogenem Laertium], 4, 58 Work mentioned: On Ethiopia Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment su…

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…

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…

Proxenos of Chalcis (425)

(984 words)

Author(s): Sprawski, Sławomir
This entry was prepared by Sławomir Sprawski and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Proxenos of Chalcis Jacoby number: 425 Attested works: On Chalkidia: F1, On Chalkidia: F2, Historian's date: 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 425 F 1 Source: Philodemos, On Piety (Περὶ εὐσεβείας) 2 d p. 63 (ed.Gomperz) Work mentioned: On Chalkidia Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Tex…

Theophilos, Jewish History (733)

(1,523 words)

Author(s): Asirvatham, Sulochana R.
This entry was prepared by Sulochana R. Asirvatham and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Theophilos, Jewish History Jacoby number: 733 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 733 T 1 Source: Josephus, T. Flavius, Against Apion, 1, 216 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: religion history, ancient - Library of Congress biography-to 500 - …

Satyros (20)

(6,288 words)

Author(s): Ceccarelli, Paola
This entry was prepared by Paola Ceccarelli and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Satyros Jacoby number: 20 Attested works: On the Gods: F2, Historian's date: 2nd century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | B. Hellenistic Reference Works and Collections | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 20 F 1 Source: Dionysios of Halikarnassos, Roman Antiquities 1.68-69 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: religion - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Dionysios of Halikarnasso…

Sosikrates (461)

(3,396 words)

Author(s): Bertelli, Lucio
This entry was prepared by Lucio Bertelli and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Sosikrates Jacoby number: 461 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 | XXXVIII. Crete Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 461 T 1 Source: Strabo, Geography 10.4.3 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Strabo, Geographica [Vide: Apollodorus et Eratosthen…

Potamon (147)

(5,399 words)

Author(s): Tuci, Paolo A.
This entry was prepared by Paolo A. Tuci and published on 1 April 2017. About this Historian Historian: Potamon Jacoby number: 147 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography (Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | c. History of Alexander Place of origin:   BNJ 147 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexicon, - Ποτάμων Μιτυληναῖος Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Biography--To 500 - Library of Congress Rhetoric, Ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexicon, - Π…

Menekrates of Xanthus(769)

(3,346 words)

Author(s): Jenkins, Fred W.
This entry was prepared by Fred Jenkins and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Menekrates of Xanthus Jacoby number: 769 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXI. Lycia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 769 F 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantium , Ethnica, ᾽Αρτύμνησος Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: chronology, historical - Library of Congress Colonization - Library of Congress - …

Demetrios of Kallatis (85)

(9,691 words)

Author(s): Engels, Johannes
This entry was prepared by Johannes Engels and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Demetrios of Kallatis Jacoby number: 85 Attested works: On Asia and Europe: T1 - T5, F1 - F6 Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 85 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the Philosophers 5.83 (M. Marcovich, Diogenis Laertii vitae philosophorum, vol. I, libri I-X, Bibliotheca Scriptorum Graecorum et Romanorum Teubneriana (…

Aristonymos (510)

(982 words)

Author(s): Higbie, Carolyn
This entry was prepared by Carolyn Higbie and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Aristonymos Jacoby number: 510 Attested works: no title 6th century BC: F1, Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXIII. Rhodes Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 510 F 1 Source: Lindian Chronicle C § 29 Work mentioned: no title 6th century BC Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: votive offerings - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby ( 2…

Aristoteles (646)

(13,481 words)

Author(s): Aubert, Jean-Jacques
This entry was prepared by Jean-Jacques Aubert and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Aristotle Jacoby number: 646 Attested works: 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 | I. Egypt Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 646 T 1a Source: Pseudo-Hesychios of Miletus, Life of Aristoteles (Menagiana), 159; 26-8, no. 2 Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress geograph…

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…

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…

Eudemos (524)

(2,107 words)

Author(s): Higbie, Carolyn
This entry was prepared by Carolyn Higbie and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Eudemos Jacoby number: 524 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 | LXIII. Rhodes Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 524 F 1 Source: Lindian Chronicle B § 10 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby unknown, B § 10.10 move place to level 6 Μενέλαος κυνᾶν, ἐφ᾽ ἇς ἐπεγέγρ[απτο·] / «Με…

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…

Herakleides of Magnesia (187)

(410 words)

Author(s): Bucher, Gregory S.
This entry was prepared by Gregory Bucher and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Herakleides of Magnesia Jacoby number: 187 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | l. 2nd and 1st c. BC History until Augustus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 187 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the Philosophers 5.94 Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: military history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: …

Peisandros (16)

(15,980 words)

Author(s): Ceccarelli, Paola
This entry was prepared by Paola Ceccarelli and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Peisandros Jacoby number: 16 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: I. Mythological History ( Genealogy and Mythography) | B. Hellenistic Reference Works and Collections | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 16 T 1 Source: Macrobius, Saturnalia 5.2.4 Work mentioned: Source date: 5th century AD Source language: Latin Fragment subject: criticism - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Macrobius, Saturnalia, 5.2.4dicturumne me putatis ea quae v…

Archias of Antioch (186)

(1,397 words)

Author(s): S. Bucher, Gregory
This entry was prepared by Gregory Bucher and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Archias of Antioch Jacoby number: 186 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | l. 2nd and 1st c. BC History until Augustus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 186 T 1 Source: M. Tullius Cicero, In Defense of Archias the Poet 19-23 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Latin Fragment subject: law, ancient - Library of Congress history, ancient - …

Lysandros (583)

(4,307 words)

Author(s): Powell, Anton
This entry was prepared by Anton Powell and published on 1 October 2014. About this Historian Historian: Lysandros Jacoby number: 583 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   BNJ 583 T 1a Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Historical Library 14.13.2-8 (K.T. Fischer (post I. Bekker & L. Dindorf) and F. Vogel (edd.), Diodori Bibliotheca historica3 (Leipzig 1888-1906)) Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source lan…

Artavasdes of Armenia (678)

(710 words)

Author(s): Tuplin, Christopher
This entry was prepared by Christopher Tuplin and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Artavasdes of Armenia Jacoby number: 678 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | IV. Armenia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 678 T 1 Source: Plutarch (Ploutarchos), Crassus, 33, 1-2 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD, before 50 – after 120 AD 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: politics and government - Library of Congress Tex…

Epimenides (457)

(35,134 words)

Author(s): Toye, David L.
This entry was prepared by David L. Toye and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Epimenides Jacoby number: 457 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain 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 457 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers 1.109-115 Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Diogen…

Aristodemos (383)

(7,992 words)

Author(s): Ganter, Angela | Zgoll, Christian
This entry was prepared by Angela Ganter and Christian Zgoll and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Aristodemos Jacoby number: 383 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century BC 1st 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 383 F 1 Source: Scholia (L+) on Apollonios of Rhodes, Argonautika 2.904-910a Work mentioned: Source date: various Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress religio…

Lucullus (Lucius Licinius) (185)

(1,989 words)

Author(s): Bucher, Gregory S.
This entry was prepared by Gregory Bucher and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Lucullus (Lucius Licinius) Jacoby number: 185 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | l. 2nd and 1st c. BC History until Augustus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 185 T 1 Source: Plutarch, Life of Lucullus 1.4-8 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: linguistics biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Pluta…

Didymos of Alexandria (340)

(1,018 words)

Author(s): Sickinger, James P.
This entry was prepared by James P. Sickinger and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Didymos of Alexandria Jacoby number: 340 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st 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 340 F 1 Source: Plutarch, Life of Solon 1.1 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Plutarch (Ploutarchos), 1.1Δίδυμος ὁ γραμματικὸς ἐν τῆ…

Xenophilos (767)

(3,947 words)

Author(s): Paradiso, Annalisa
This entry was prepared by Annalisa Paradiso and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Xenophilos Jacoby number: 767 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XX. Lydia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 767 F 1 Source: Anonymus, On Famous Women, 9.216 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century BC 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: women - Library of Congress education, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Anonymus…

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…

Euagon of Samos (535)

(2,218 words)

Author(s): Bertelli, Lucio
This entry was prepared by Lucio Bertelli and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Euagon of Samos Jacoby number: 535 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 | LXIV. Samos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 535 T 1 Source: Dionysios of Halikarnassos, On Thucydides 5 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Dionysios of Halikarnass…

Onesikritos (134)

(29,005 words)

Author(s): Whitby, Michael
This entry was prepared by Michael Whitby and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Onesikritos Jacoby number: 134 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 134 T 1 Source: Diogenes Laertios, Lives of the Philosophers 6.84 Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Philosophy, Ancient - Library of Congress - Library of Congress education, ancient - …

Anonymous, On Alexander’s History (153)

(14,378 words)

Author(s): Bearzot, Cinzia
This entry was prepared by Cinzia Bearzot and published on 1 April 2017. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Alexander’s History Jacoby number: 153 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 153 T 1 Source: Cicero (Tullius), Pro Licinio Archia, 24 Work mentioned: Source date: 62 BC Source language: Latin Fragment subject: Biography--To 500 - Library of Congress genre, epic Textual base: Jacoby Cicero (Tullius), Pro Li…

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 - …

Diophantos (805)

(4,082 words)

Author(s): Cuypers, Martine
This entry was prepared by Martine Cuypers and published on 1 October 2012. About this Historian Historian: Diophantos Jacoby number: 805 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXVIII. Pontus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 805 T 1 Source: Agatharchides, On the Red Sea (Excerpts), 5, 64 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: geography, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Agatharchides, On the Red S…

Aieluros (528)

(530 words)

Author(s): Higbie, Carolyn
This entry was prepared by Carolyn Higbie and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Aieluros Jacoby number: 528 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXIII. Rhodes Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 528 F 1 Source: Lindian Chronicle B § 5 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: votive offerings - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby unknown, Lindian Chronicle, B § 5( 5) ῾Ηρακλῆς γέρρα δύο,…

Anaxis of Boiotia (67)

(853 words)

Author(s): Stronk, Jan P.
This entry was prepared by Jan P. Stronk and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Anaxis of Boiotia Jacoby number: 67 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 67 T 1 Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Argonautika 15.95.4 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Diodoros of Sicily, Argonautika, 4, 262Τῶν δὲ συγγραφέων Διονυσό…

Aristeides, On the Foundation of Knidos (444)

(6,193 words)

Author(s): Mori, Anatole
This entry was prepared by Anatole Mori and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Aristeides Jacoby number: 444 Attested works: On the Foundation of Knidos 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 | XXXIII. Knidos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 444 F 1 Source: Scholiast on Pindar, Pythian Ode 3.14 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century BC, 2nd – 1st centuries BC 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: chronology, histor…

Philiskos of Miletos (337B)

(9,319 words)

Author(s): Engels, Johannes
This entry was prepared by Johannes Engels and published on 1 October 2009. About this Historian Historian: Philiskos of Miletos Jacoby number: 337B Attested works: On Miletus: T1b, On Amphictyonies: T1b, Art of Rhetoric: T1b, T9, Sayings of Isokrates: T1b, funeral epigram on Lysias??: T8, On Egypt: T9, On Sicily: T9, On the Trikaranon: T9, On Naukratis: T9, On the Tyrant Dionysios: T9, Theology of the Egyptians: T9, Demegoria: T9, On Syria and Lybia: T9, Life of Lykourgos: F1, uncertain: F2, Historian's date: 5th century BC 4th century BC Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 3…

Zopyros of Magnesia (494)

(4,450 words)

Author(s): Almagor, Eran
This entry was prepared by Eran Almagor and published on 1 November 2016. About this Historian Historian: Zopyros of Magnesia Jacoby number: 494 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century BC, 2nd-1st century BC 1st 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 494 F 1 Source: Scholia (bT) on Homer, Iliad k 274 (H. Erbse (ed.), Scholia Graeca in Homeri Iliadem (scholia vetera) (Berlin 1969-88)) Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language…

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 - …

Joannes Hyrcanus (736)

(536 words)

Author(s): Aubert, Jean-Jacques
This entry was prepared by Jean-Jacques Aubert and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Ioannes Hyrkanos Jacoby number: 736 Attested works: On the High-Priesthood: T1, Historian's date: 2nd 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 736 T 1 Source: Old Testament, Maccabees, 1, 16, 23-24 Work mentioned: On the High-Priesthood Source date: 2nd century BC, late 2nd - early 1st century BC 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: re…

Anonymous, On Etruria (De Etruria) (706)

(38,953 words)

Author(s): Habinek, Thomas
This entry was prepared by Thomas Habinek and published on 1 April 2010. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Etruria (De Etruria) Jacoby number: 706 Attested works: Defence against the Tyrrhenians: F1a F1b; The Tyrrhenian Speech: F2; uncertain: F3, F14b, F18c, F22a, F22a, F24b, F24c, F34, F35; On Etruria: F4a; F5; Origins: F9a, F10 - F13; Italic Cities: F14a; Theogony: F15; Histories: F16, F17a, F18a, F21, F23b, F31; Bibliotheka and possibly History: F17b; Ab urbe condita History of Rome: F17c; Natural History: F18b, F19b, F37a; On Geography: F19a, F24a, F37b; Antiquitates …

Zoilos of Amphipolis (71)

(15,006 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Zoilos of Amphipolis Jacoby number: 71 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 71 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Ζωίλος ᾽Αμφιπολίτης (Adler) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress rhetoric, ancient - Library of Congress criticism - Library of Congress perfu…

Philo (670)

(3,370 words)

Author(s): Burstein, Stanley M.
This entry was prepared by Stanley Burstein and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Philo Jacoby number: 670 Attested works: On Ethiopia: F1; F2 Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | II. Ethiopia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 670 T 1 Source: Pliny the Elder, Natural History, 37.108 Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Latin Source genre: Natural history - Library of Congress Fragment subject: Geography, Ancient - Library …

Myron of Priene (106)

(16,488 words)

Author(s): Christesen, Paul
This entry was prepared by Paul Christesen and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Myron of Priene Jacoby number: 106 Attested works: Historian's date: 4th century BC 3rd 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 106 T 1 Source: Pausanias, Description of Greece 4.6.1-3 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Pausani…

Deinarchos of Delos (399)

(2,866 words)

Author(s): Constantakopoulou, Christy
This entry was prepared by Christy Constantakopoulou and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Deinarchos of Delos Jacoby number: 399 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 399 T 1 Source: Dionysios of Halikarnassos, On Deinarchos 1 (ed. Usener H.-Radermacher L., 1) Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: criticism - Library of Congress biogr…

Nikandros of Thyateira (343)

(5,869 words)

Author(s): Sickinger, James P.
This entry was prepared by James P. Sickinger and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Nikandros of Thyateira Jacoby number: 343 Attested works: On the Demes: T1, F1, F2, On the Attic Dialect: F3 - F20, Historian's date: 2nd century BC 1st 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 343 T 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantion, Ethnika, s.v. Θυάτειρα Work mentioned: On the Demes On the Attic Dialect Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Gr…

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…

Anonymous, Varia de Iudaeis (737)

(21,789 words)

Author(s): Aubert, Jean-Jacques
This entry was prepared by Jean-Jacques Aubert and published on 1 October 2015. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, Varia de Iudaeis Jacoby number: 737 Attested works: Historian's date: 6th century BC, 6th century BC-1st century AD 5th century BC Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 737 F 1 Source: Josephus, T. Flavius, Against Apion, 1, 2-3 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: ethnology - Library of Congress constitutional history, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Josephus, T. Flavius, Against Api…

Sulpicius Galba, C. (92)

(1,946 words)

Author(s): Horster, Marietta
This entry was prepared by Marietta Horster and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Sulpicius Galba, C. Jacoby number: 92 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 92 T 1 Source: Suetonius, Life of Galba 3 Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Latin Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suetonius, Life of Galba, 3avus clarior studiis quam dignitate – no…

Anonymous, On Sicyon (551)

(10,753 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 October 2013. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Sicyon Jacoby number: 551 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 551 F 1a Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Bibliotheca 8.24 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: oracles - Library of Congress etiology - Library of Congress sacrifice - Library of Congress despotism - Library of Congress magistrates, roman - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Diodoros of Sicily, Bi…

Anonymous, On Samothrace (548)

(13,331 words)

Author(s): Williams, Mary Frances
This entry was prepared by Mary F. Williams and published on 1 April 2014. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Samothrace Jacoby number: 548 Attested works: Historian's date: unknown 1st century BC Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 548 F 1 Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Bibliotheca 5.47.1-49.6 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: geography, ancient - Library of Congress etiology - Library of Congress linguistics - Library of Congress mysteries, religious - Library of Congress ritual - Library of Congress initiati…

Demeas of Paros (502)

(11,135 words)

Author(s): Sickinger, James P.
This entry was prepared by James P. Sickinger and published on 1 April 2013. About this Historian Historian: Demeas of Paros Jacoby number: 502 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 | LVI. Paros Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 502 F 1 Source: IG (Inscriptions of Greece) 12.5.445 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: eng Fragment subject: Inscriptions- Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby unknown, Inscriptiones Graecae, 12.5.…

Staphylos of Naukratis (269)

(5,931 words)

Author(s): Pitcher, L.V.
This entry was prepared by Luke V. Pitcher and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Staphylos of Naukratis Jacoby number: 269 Attested works: Concerning the Thessalians: F4, 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 269 T 1 Source: Pliny the Elder, Natural History 1.4-5 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Latin Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Pliny (G. Plinius Secundu…

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…

Molpis (590)

(3,764 words)

Author(s): Bayliss, Andrew
This entry was prepared by Andrew Bayliss and published on 1 October 2015. About this Historian Historian: Molpis Jacoby number: 590 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century BC 1st 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 590 T 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 4.45, 156d (ed. G. Kaibel, Athenaei Naucratitae Deipnosophistarum libri xv (Leipzig 1887-90)) Work mentioned: Source date: 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: a…

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…

Nikasylos (519)

(464 words)

Author(s): Higbie, Carolyn
This entry was prepared by Carolyn Higbie and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Nikasylos Jacoby number: 519 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 | LXIII. Rhodes Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 519 F 1 Source: Lindian Chronicle B § 5 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby unknown, Lindian Chronicle, B § 5 ῾Ηρακλῆς γέρρα δύο, τὸ μὲν ἓν περιεσκυτ…

Empylos of Rhodes (191)

(983 words)

Author(s): Banchich, Thomas M.
This entry was prepared by Thomas Banchich and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Empylos of Rhodes Jacoby number: 191 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | l. 2nd and 1st c. BC History until Augustus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 191 T 1 Source: Plutarch, Brutus 2 (III 327) Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: politics and government - Library of Congress rhetoric, ancient - Library of Congress Text…

Isidoros of Charax (781)

(11,503 words)

Author(s): Roller, Duane W.
This entry was prepared by Duane W. Roller and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Isidoros of Charax Jacoby number: 781 Attested works: Description of Parthia: F1; Parthian Stopping Points: F2; uncertain: F3-4, F5; unknown: F6 - F19 Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXV. Parthia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 781 T 1 Source: Pliny (G. Plinius Secundus), 6.141 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD Source language: Latin Fragment subject: geogra…

Leonides (827)

(592 words)

Author(s): Horster, Marietta
This entry was prepared by Marietta Horster and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Leonides Jacoby number: 827 Attested works: Historian's date: 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 827 F 1 Source: Etymologicum Genuinum (M.: Miller E., Mélanges; R.: Reitzenstein R., Geschichte) [Vide: Lexicon rhetoricum & Orosius apud Etymo1ogicum Genuinum] , - Φελλός; p. 299 M. Work mentioned: Source date: 9th century AD Source la…

Dosiadas (458)

(4,954 words)

Author(s): Bertelli, Lucio
This entry was prepared by Lucio Bertelli and published on 1 April 2009. About this Historian Historian: Dosiadas Jacoby number: 458 Attested works: On Crete: T1, T2, F2 - F8; unknown: F1 , Historian's date: 3rd century BC, 1st half of the 3rd 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 458 T 1 Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Historical Library 5.80.4 Work mentioned: On Crete Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Te…

Olympos (198)

(801 words)

Author(s): Horster, Marietta
This entry was prepared by Marietta Horster and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Olympos Jacoby number: 198 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | l. 2nd and 1st c. BC History until Augustus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 198 F 1 Source: Plutarch, Antonius 82.3-5 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century AD 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Plutarch (Ploutarchos), Antonius, 82, 3-5ἐκ δὲ …

Androsthenes of Thasos (711)

(7,177 words)

Author(s): Roller, Duane W.
This entry was prepared by Duane W. Roller and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Androsthenes of Thasos Jacoby number: 711 Attested works: Periplous: T4, Sailing Along the Indian Coast: F1, Historian's date: 4th 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 711 T 1 Source: Arrianos, Indian History, 18.4 Work mentioned: n.a. Source date: 1st century AD- 2nd century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: History, Ancient - Library of Congress F…

Dionysodoros Boiotos (68)

(3,886 words)

Author(s): Engels, Johannes
This entry was prepared by Johannes Engels and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Dionysodoros Boiotos Jacoby number: 68 Attested works: On Greece: T1, F1 Historian's date: 4th century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | A. General History and Chronography | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 68 T 1 Source: Diodoros of Sicily, Historical Library 15.94.4 (ed. C. Vial, Diodore de Sicile Bibliothèque historique. Livre XV (Paris 1977), 120) Work mentioned: On Greece Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject…

Dionysios (‘The Thracian’) of Alexandria (512)

(1,546 words)

Author(s): Mori, Anatole
This entry was prepared by Anatole Mori and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Dionysios of Thrace Jacoby number: 512 Attested works: Historian's date: 2nd century BC 1st century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | B. Authors on Single Cities and Regions | LXIII. Rhodes Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 512 T 1 Source: Suda, δ 1172, s.v. Διονύσιος ᾽Αλεξανδρεύς Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress commentaries-history and cr…

Xenomedes of Keos (442)

(4,054 words)

Author(s): Jenkins, Fred W.
This entry was prepared by Fred Jenkins and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Xenomedes of Keos Jacoby number: 442 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 | XXXI. Keos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 442 T 1 Source: Dionysios of Halikarnassos, On Thucydides 5 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: History, Ancient - Library of Congress criticism - Library of Congress Textual base: …

Damastes of Sigeion (5)

(16,946 words)

Author(s): Costa, Virgilio
This entry was prepared by Virgilio Costa and published on 1 April 2017. About this Historian Historian: Damastes of Sigeion Jacoby number: 5 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:   BNJ 5 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexicon, - Δαμάστης Work mentioned: Source date: Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Biography--To 500 - Library of Congress Religion - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexicon, - Δαμάστης· Σιγειεύς1, ἀπὸ Σιγείου τῆς Τρωάδος, Δ…

Anonymous, On Phrygia (De Phrygia) (800)

(5,880 words)

Author(s): Favuzzi, Andrea
This entry was prepared by Andrea Favuzzi and published on 1 April 2011. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Phrygia (De Phrygia) Jacoby number: 800 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 800 F 1a Source: Herodotos, Histories, 7.26.3 Work mentioned: Source date: 5th century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress geography, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Herodotos, Histories, 7.26.3… παρεγένοντο ἐς Κελαινάς, ἵνα πηγαὶ ἀναδιδοῦσι Μαιάνδρου ποτα…

Sokrates of Rhodes (192)

(2,008 words)

Author(s): Horster, Marietta
This entry was prepared by Marietta Horster and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Sokrates of Rhodes Jacoby number: 192 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | B. Specific History and Monographs | l. 2nd and 1st c. BC History until Augustus Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 192 F 1 Source: Athenaios, Deipnosophists 4.29 p. 147e–148b Work mentioned: Source date: 3rd century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Athenaios, Deipnosophists, 4, 2…

Aisopos (187A)

(403 words)

Author(s): S. Bucher, Gregory
This entry was prepared by Gregory Bucher and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Aisopos Jacoby number: 187A Attested works: Historian's date: 1st century BC Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 187A T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. Αἴσωπος Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Suda, · Μιθριδάτου ἀναγνώστης. ἔγραψε περὶ ῾Ελένης (followed by F 1)..... ἔγραψε καὶ Μιθριδάτου ἐγκώμιον . Mithridates' secretary. He wrote On Helen [F 1 follows] . . . . . He also wrote an Encomium of Mithridates. Commen…

Eudemos of Naxos (497)

(1,256 words)

Author(s): Constantakopoulou, Christy
This entry was prepared by Christy Constantakopoulou and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Eudemos of Naxos Jacoby number: 497 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 | LV. Naxos Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 497 T 1 Source: Dionysios of Halikarnassos, On Thucydides 5 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Dionysios of H…

Cicero, Marcus Tullius (648)

(1,104 words)

Author(s): Bucher, Gregory S.
This entry was prepared by Gregory Bucher and published on 1 October 2007. About this Historian Historian: Cicero, M. Tullius Jacoby number: 648 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st 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 648 T 1 Source: Anonymous, 20, 3, 2 Work mentioned: Source date: 4th century AD Source language: Latin Fragment subject: biography-to 500 - Library of Congress poetry, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Anonymous, 20, 3, 2adule…

Zenon of Sidon, History of Sidon (791)

(487 words)

Author(s): Olson, S. Douglas
This entry was prepared by S. Douglas Olson and published on 1 October 2008. About this Historian Historian: Zenon of Sidon, History of Sidon Jacoby number: 791 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC Historical focus: III. History of Cities and Peoples ( Horography and Ethnography) | C. Authors on Single Countries | XXVI. Phoenicia Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 791 T 1 Source: Suda, Lexikon, Ζήνων Μουσαίου Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Source genre: Fragment subject: Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, Ζήνων ΜουσαίουΖήνων Μουσαίου· Σι…

Pyrrhos of Epeiros (229)

(1,301 words)

Author(s): Beck, Hans
This entry was prepared by Hans Beck and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Pyrrhos of Epeiros Jacoby number: 229 Attested works: Historian's date: 3rd century BC 2nd century BC Historical focus: II. Chronography ( Political-Military History) | C. Autobiographies, Memoirs and Memorabilia | Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 229 F 1 Source: Dionysios of Halikarnassos, Roman Antiquities 20.10.1-2; 20.12.1-2 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: military history, ancient - Library of Congress military history, a…

Aristonikos (633)

(1,937 words)

Author(s): Gambetti, Sandra
This entry was prepared by Sandra Gambetti and published on 1 April 2012. About this Historian Historian: Aristonikos Jacoby number: 633 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st 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 633 T 1 Source: Suda, s.v. ᾽Αριστόνικος ᾽Αλεξανδρεύς (A. Adler (ed.), Suidae Lexicon (Leipzig 1928-1938), 1 α 3924) Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: criticism - Library of Congress Textual base…

Antiphanes the Younger (349)

(4,865 words)

Author(s): Jones, Nicholas F.
This entry was prepared by Nicholas F. Jones and published on 1 October 2011. About this Historian Historian: Antiphanes the Younger Jacoby number: 349 Attested works: Historian's date: 1st 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 349 T 1 Source: Suda, α 2734 and α 2735, s.v. ᾽Αντιφάνης Work mentioned: Source date: 10th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: poetry, ancient - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Suda, Lexikon, ᾽Αντιφά…

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 …

Kallikrates-Menekles (370)

(2,945 words)

Author(s): Sickinger, James P.
This entry was prepared by James P. Sickinger and published on 1 April 2008. About this Historian Historian: Kallikrates-Menekles Jacoby number: 370 Attested works: On Athens: F1, On Athens: F2, On Athens: F3, On Athens: F4a, On Athens: F4b, Historian's date: 2nd century BC 1st 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 370 F 1 Source: Scholia V on Aristophanes Peace 145 Work mentioned: On Athens Source date: various Source language: Greek Fragment subjec…

Aristonikos of Alexandria (53)

(624 words)

Author(s): Dowden, Ken
This entry was prepared by Ken Dowden and published on 1 April 2007. About this Historian Historian: Aristonikos of Alexandria Jacoby number: 53 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 53 F 1 Source: Strabo 1.2.31 Work mentioned: Source date: 1st century BC Source language: Greek Fragment subject: mythology, greek - Library of Congress Textual base: Jacoby Strabo, 1.2.31᾽Αριστόνικος μὲν οὖν ὁ καθ᾽ ἡμᾶς γραμματικὸς…

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…

Anonymous, On Karia (De Caria) (742)

(9,758 words)

Author(s): Paradiso, Annalisa
This entry was prepared by Annalisa Paradiso and published on 1 October 2010. About this Historian Historian: Anonymous, On Karia (De Caria) Jacoby number: 742 Attested works: Historian's date: uncertain Historical focus: Place of origin: unknown   BNJ 742 F 1 Source: Stephanos of Byzantium , Ethnica, -῾Αλικαρνασσός (α 206 Billerbeck = 74, 6 Meineke) Work mentioned: Source date: 6th century AD Source language: Greek Fragment subject: constitutional history, ancient - Library of Congress geography, ancient - Library of Congress ethnology - Library of Congress etymology - …

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…
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