Aspasios of Byblos (1086)
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Originally published as: Radicke, Jan. “Aspasius of Byblus: Encomium on Hadrian (1086)." Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Continued Part IV. Biography and Antiquarian Literature. IV A Biography. Fascicle 7. Imperial and Undated Authors. Section Editor: G. Schepens. Editor in Chief: G. Schepens. Brill, 1999.

Introduction/ Biographical Essay

Aspasius of Byblus1 can be dated roughly to the 2nd century a.d. The name Aspasius is quite rare except in Byblus, where we find two other A…

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Radicke, Jan, “Aspasios of Byblos (1086)”, in: Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Part IV, General Editor: Stefan Schorn (Leuven) (2011 onwards), Guido Schepens (Leuven) (1998-2010). Consulted online on 18 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2011

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