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Nicander

A. S. F. Gow

Nicander

The Poems and Poetical Fragments (Greek Texts and Commentaries)

by A. S. F. Gow

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Published by Arno Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7476917M
ISBN 100405114222
ISBN 109780405114229

Nicander M.'s reviews, photos and other recent activity on Yelp - a fun and easy way to find, recommend and talk about what's great (and not so great) in your location. Read this book on Questia. The curious production which now appears for the first time in print under the auspices of the Camden Society, is taken from a MS. preserved in the Bodleian Library, but originally belonging to Archbishop Laud, as appears from the following note .

Aug 27,  · “Nicander 5.”, in Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, " Nicander," in Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed., ) Works by this author published before January 1, are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago. Nicander has some claims upon the attention of students both of ancient literature and of ancient science. Medicine, zoology, botany, and mineralogy are the themes of his two extant poems; whatever his exact date he belongs to a period from which little Greek literature of any kind has survived; and among later writers Virgil and Ovid were in his debt.

Nicander of Colophon, Greek poet, physician and grammarian, was born at Claros, near Colophon, where his family held the hereditary priesthood of Apollo. He flourished under Attalus. Columella Res Rustica 10 and Nicander’s Georgica The tenth book of Columella’s agricultural treatise Res Rustica concerns gardening and is written in hexameter verse, unlike the prose of the other eleven books. Columella says that he did so in response to the challenge, as it were, issued by Virgil in the fourth book of the Georgics (RR


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Nicander book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Originally published inthis volume gathers together the poems of Nic /5. Nicander's main source for medical information was the physician Apollodorus of Egypt. Among his lost works, Heteroeumena was a mythological epic, used by Ovid in the Metamorphoses and epitomized by Antoninus Liberalis; Georgica, of which considerable fragments survive, was perhaps imitated by Virgil.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Nikandru Alexipharmaka (in Greek). Nicandri Alexipharmaca, seu de venenis in potu cibove homini datis eorumque remediis carmen. Nicander, Greek poet, physician, and grammarian. Little is known of Nicander’s life except that his family held the hereditary priesthood of Apollo at Colophon.

Nicander wrote a number of works in both prose and verse, of which two are preserved. The longest, Theriaca, is a hexameter poem of Medicine, zoology, botany and mineralogy are the themes of Nicander's two extant poems of the Hellenistic period - "Theriaca" and "Alexipharmaca".

Fragments of other poems also survive, including some fairly substantial pieces of his "Georgica". His didactic poetry, along with that of his approximate contemporary Aratus, had some influence on later poets, notably Virgil and Ovid. Nicandri Alexipharmaca, seu De venenis in potu cibove homini datis eorumque remediis carmen: cum Scholiis graecis et Eutecni sophistae paraphrasi graeca by Nicander () 7 editions published in in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

Nicander was a fairly prolific author but only the Theriaca and the Alexipharmaca survive but the Bristol edition has fragments from other poems. These poems are interesting survivals of Hellenistic literature, of which very little survived the elitist education system of Late Antiquity and the Byzantine Empire.4/5(1).

Aug 26,  · Originally published inthis volume gathers together the poems of Nicander (2nd century BC), the renowned Ancient Greek poet, physician and grammarian. Consummately edited, the text contains the original Greek poetry with a parallel page translation, together with a brief biography, an introduction to the verse and a generous notes section at the end.

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Medicine, zoology, botany and mineralogy are the themes of Nicander's two extant poems of the Hellenistic period - "Theriaca" and "Alexipharmaca".

Fragments of other poems also survive, including some fairly substantial pieces of his "Georgica". His didactic poetry, along with that of his Author: Nicander of Colophon. (a) Nicander in his Georgica mentions the French turnip. (b) And that to whet the appetite they also ate turnips treated with vinegar and mustard Nicander makes plain in the second book of his Georgica, saying (c) Nicander of Colophon mentioned mustard {in Th.

} and in his Georgica. Nicander of Colophon (Νίκανδρος ὁ Κολοφώνιος, 2nd century BC), Greek poet, physician and grammarian, was born at Claros, (Ahmetbeyli, Izmir in modern Turkey), near Colophon, where his family held the hereditary priesthood of Apollo/5.

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In Homeric-style verses, Nicander describes poisons caused by animal bites and stings and by the ingestion of plant, animal, and mineral substances. Antidotes are given for each type of poisoning. About the Book. Books about Special Interest Travel discuss travel and tourism that is out of the ordinary because it has unusual characteristics such as education, or physical attributes that could include medicinal purposes.

Full text of "The Second Book of the Travels of Nicander Nucius of Corcyra" See other formats. Nov 25,  · As part of our on-going commitment to delivering value to the reader, within the book we have also provided you with a link to a website, where you may download a digital version of this work for free.

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The Agiad king at the time of Nicander was Teleclus, who was allegedly assassinated by the neighbouring dirkbraeckmanvenice2017.comer was the son of the previous Eurypontid king, Charilaus and was succeeded as Atreids: Menelaus, Orestes, Tisamenus, Dion.A Critical Examination of Epiphanius' Panarion in Terms of Jewish-Christian Groups and Nicander of Colophon.

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