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Agathocles(2)locked

, of Cyzicus, grammarian, c. 275/265–200/190 BCE

Agathocles(2)locked

, of Cyzicus, grammarian, c. 275/265–200/190 BCE
  • Nigel Wilson

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Agathocles (2) of Cyzicus, grammarian, c. 275/65 –200/190 bce, quite possibly to be identified with the local historian (FGrH472). He was a pupil of *Zenodotus. A small number of fragments attest an interest in myth and cosmology in *Homer.

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  • Greek Literature

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