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date: 30 January 2023


, of Ascalon


, of Ascalon
  • Nigel Wilson


Ulpianus of Ascalon taught rhetoric at *Emesa and *Antioch (1) in the reign of Constantine (324–37 ce) and wrote a number of declamations and rhetorical works (no longer extant). He is the reputed author of *scholia to eighteen speeches of *Demosthenes(2); they are of little independent value.


  • Greek Literature
  • Late Antiquity

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