The Info List - Praxagoras Of Athens

Praxagoras of Athens
was a pagan historian in the early 4th century AD. He was born in Athens
and wrote three historical works, which are all lost: a history of the Kings of Athens, a history of Alexander the Great, and a panegyric biography of the emperor Constantine. A few fragments of the biography of Constantine are preserved in the Bibliotheca of Photius (cod. 62). Dindorf's 1870 Minor Greek Historians Praxagoras' fragments start on page 438. Bibliography[edit]

Andrea Basile: Propaganda costantiniana e cultura ellenica in Prassagora di Atene, dissert. Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano 1990/91. Pawel Janiszewski: The Missing Link. Greek Pagan
Historiography in the Second Half of the Third Century and in the Fourth Century AD., Warsaw 2006.

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WorldCat Identities VIAF: 52081464 GN