Asclepiades [1]
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Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Lara Pagani and first published on 12/10/2004.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Asclepiades [1] | Ἀσκληπιάδης

Identity:

Perseus | Wikipedia | BNJ

Place of Origin:

Tragilus

Date:

4th c. BCE

Biography:

The mention of Asclepiades in a survey of Isocrates1 students by Plutarch2 (Plut. 55, 837c, 8-11) and Photius3 (Phot. Bibl. cod. 260, 486b 36-41) allows a generic dating to the 4th c. BCE. The existence of a work by Philochorus4 (who w…

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Pagani, Lara, “Asclepiades [1]”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 30 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Asclepiades_1>



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