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Hierocles, Sossianus active 293-311

Works: 20 works in 76 publications in 5 languages and 1,725 library holdings
Genres: Biography 
Classifications: PA3612, 921.9
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Philostratorum quae supersunt omnia : Vita Apollonii libris VIII. Vitae Sophistarum libris II. Heroica. Imagines priores atque posteriores et Epistolae. Accessere Apollonii Tyanensis Epistolae, Eusebii liber adversus Hieroclem, Callistrati descript. statuarum. Omnia ex mss. codd. recensuit notis perpetuis illustravit versionem totam fere novam fecit Gottfridus Olearius by Philostratus( Book )

3 editions published in 1709 in Latin and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olearius’ edition of the Philostrati, which uses unpublished notes by the English literary giant Richard Bentley on the MS of the ‘Heroica’ in New College, Oxford (Preface p. XI; footnotes, pp. 660-753). Works by the c.3rd century AD members of the Philostratus family are (by ‘the Athenian’), an account of the 1st century AD Pythagorean Apollonius of Tyana, of other pagan sophists, of the cults of heroes of the Trojan war, and letters on themes of love ; (possibly by his great nephew and son-in-law, ‘the Lemnian’) a set of descriptions of artistic images; (possibly by his son, ‘the younger’) a further set of artistic descriptions. Also included are letters once attributed to Apollonius of Tyana; descriptions of statues by Callistratus (fl. 3rd or 4th century), who imitated Philostratus; and the treatise of Eusebius of Caesarea (c.AD 260-339) against comparisons, made by the Stoic Hierocles (fl. 2nd century), between Apollonius of Tyana and Christ
The life of Apollonius of Tyana, the Epistles of Apollonius and the Treatise of Eusebius by Philostratus( Book )

1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The treatise of Eusebius, the son of Pamphilus, against the Life of Apollonius of Tyana, written by Philostratus, occasioned by the parallel drawn by Hierocles between him and Christ" (Greek and English, vol. II, p. 484-605)
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The life of Apollonius of Tyana
Alternative Names
Hierocles proconsul

Hierocles, Sossianus, fl. 293-311

Hierocles, Sossianus fl. A.D. 293-303 proconsul of Bithynia

Hierocles, Sossianus, proconsul of Bithynia, fl. A.D. 293-303

Hierokles active 293-311

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