Alcaeus Comicus 5./4. Jh. v. Chr
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- Alcaeus Comicus 5./4. Jh. v. Chr
- Alc. Com.
- Alt names:
Alceo, Poeta della Commedia Antica
Alkaios, von Athen
Alkaios, Dichter der Mittleren Komödie
- Field of activity:
- Comic Poet
- TLG Canon of Greek Authors and Works, Third Edition, p. 12
Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Vol 1 , 1867, p. 96: "Alcaeus, the son of Miccus, .....he is found exhibiting at Athens as a poet of the old comedy....."
Brill Online: "Alcaeus, no. 5, Attic poet of the outgoing Old Comedy, on of Mikkos, author of ten comedies in total [1. test.]. At least four, perhaps even six of the eight extant titles of his works, together with a few unimportant fragments, show that A. was especially active in the area of mythic parody...." Hidber, Thomas. "Alcaeus." Brill's New Pauly. Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and Helmuth Schneider . Brill, 2008. Brill Online. Tufts University Library. 20 May 2008
- Author info:
- Smith's Dictionary