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General Editor: Ian Worthington

Brill’s New Jacoby, Second Edition (BNJ2)
is a revised and enlarged edition of Brill’s New Jacoby (BNJ). New additions include an apparatus criticus and a discussion of the provenance of each fragment where relevant, as well as revised commentaries on the ancient historians in BNJ and updated bibliographies, all of which set BNJ2 significantly apart from the previous edition.

Like Brill’s New Jacoby, this revised edition has texts and historians not included in Jacoby’s Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker I-III. It provides English translations to all testimonia and fragments, critical commentaries, and a brief encyclopedia-style entry about the historian’s life and works, with a select bibliography.

Brill's New Jacoby, Second Edition
is a work-in-progress with publication of the last historian scheduled for 2026. A list of the available historians in alphabetical order can be viewed in the contents tab below.

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  • Abas (46)
  • Ablabius (708)
  • Agesilaos (828)
  • Akesandros of Cyrene (469)
  • Anaxis of Boiotia (67)
  • Androkles (751)
  • Anonymous, Chronicle of Archons (P. Oxy., 13, 1613) (Chronicon Archontum) (258)
  • Anonymous, Writers of Troika (Οἱ συντεταχότες τὰ τρωικά) (48A)
  • Antileon (247)
  • Aristoboulos (830)
  • Aristodikos (36)
  • Aristonikos of Tarentum (57)
  • Artemidoros of Ascalon (698)
  • Artemon of Pergamon (569)
  • Asklepiades of Cyprus (752)
  • Athanadas (303)
  • Autesion (298)
  • Autokrates (297)
  • Clemens (102)
  • Dellius, Q. (197)
  • Demetrios of Ilion (59)
  • Demetrios (of Salamis) (756)
  • Demokritos of Ephesos (267)
  • Didymos of Alexandria (340)
  • Diodoros (452)
  • Diogenes of Sikyon (503)
  • Diokles of Rhodes (302)
  • Dionysios, On India (717)
  • Dioxippos of Corinth (454)
  • Ephoros the Younger (212)
  • Eumelos (77)
  • Eumelos of Corinth (451)
  • Gorgos of Kolophon (17)
  • Herod the Great (236)
  • Jason of Cyrene (182)
  • Kaukalos of Chios (38)
  • Khoṙohbut (Eleazer) (224)
  • Klei(to)demos of Athens (323)
  • Kreon (753)
  • Kyllenios (222)
  • Leonides (827)
  • Menekrates (701)
  • Nikanor, son of Hermeias (628)
  • Paion (757)
  • Palaiphatos of Egypt (660)
  • Parthax (825)
  • Polybios (173)
  • Polycharos or Polyanthos of Cyrene (37)
  • Possis of Magnesia (480)
  • Ptolemy VIII (234)
  • Pyrander (504)
  • Seleukos (226A)
  • Anonymous, On Cyprus (De Cypro) (758)
  • Sulpicius Galba, C. (92)
  • Tellis (61)
  • Teukros of Kyzikos (274)
  • Theodoros (62)
  • Theodoros (542)
  • Theodoros (822)
  • Theodoros of Ilion (48)
  • Theokritos of Chios (760)
  • Theseus (453)
  • Timomachos (754)
  • Xenokrates (248)
  • Xenophon (755)
  • Zenobia (626)