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Published: 21 April 2016

192 Pages


ISBN: 9780198723707

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Philostratus: Lives of the Sophists (Flavii Philostrati Vitas Sophistarum)

Edited by Rudolf S. Stefec

Oxford Classical Texts

  • A critical edition for the Oxford Classical Text series of the Greek text of Philostratus' Lives of the Sophists, his history of the Greek sophists
  • Features a detailed preface which provides an overview of the manuscript transmission of the text
  • Includes an up-to-date critical apparatus, an apparatus fontium, and an appendix containing the text of Polemon
  • Suitable for classroom use as well as for research purposes