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date: 06 December 2022

Anaxippuslocked

, New Comedy poet

Anaxippuslocked

, New Comedy poet
  • William Gillan Waddell

Extract

(see comedy (greek), new), ‘in the time of Antigonus and Demetrius Poliorcetes’ (Suda). Four comedies are plainly attributed to Anaxippus; and one fragment (49 lines) of another is assigned to (X)anthippus’—possibly a mistake for Anaxippus—the verbose but humorous speech of a cook who elevates the gastronomic art (see H. Dohm, Mageiros (1964), 156 ff.

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  • Greek Literature

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