Brill’s New Jacoby (BNJ), a thoroughly revised English edition of Felix Jacoby’s Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker: Parts I-III (nearly. While produced two centuries ago and superseded by the monumental edition of Felix Jacoby (Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker), Müller’s FHG is still a. Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker is available in print, and now also online as part of the online reference work Jacoby Online. Please click here for.

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The DFHG Project allows to create a large amount of annotations of text re-uses on surviving sources, concurrently building a big survey of fragmentary authors and works, which are part of the Perseus Catalog. Terms and Conditions Privacy Statement. Or at the very least might those little marginalia of “a,” “c” and “v” be made interactive, so that users could move more easily between the text and the appendices?

Concordance Jacoby — source. Second, and more importantly, I can’t help but think that an important opportunity has been missed by producing the “electronic Jacoby” in the way that Brill has.

Overall, the people at Brill are to be commended for producing an excellent CD-Rom. Before Greek biography emerged as a literary genre of its own at the beginning of the Hellenistic The testimonia and fragmenta edited, translated and commented in this fascicle illustrate the roots of the biographical genre.

This feature is helpful for several reasons. Before Greek biography emerged as a literary genre of its own at the beginning of the Hellenistic period, biographical interest already found expression in various other forms of literature.

For more information on hstoriker print volumes, please view www. The apparatus criticus is not printed at the bottom of the page. No eBook available Amazon. Parts I-III complete 2.

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About Downloads Review Quotes ” Jacoby Online is an incredible resource, invaluable not only for ancient historians, but also for researchers working in all areas of antiquity. The reader, therefore, has to check two different places to see what is to be added and what corrected.


Biography and Antiquarian Literature: In view of the themes which became prominent in later biographical writing, the fragments have been arranged thematically: The work thus far comes to fifteen volumes, but the fourth biography and antiquarian literature and the fifth part historical geography were never done.

If you had a personal account on the old platform, click here. Installation is quick and easy, and it takes only about 3 or 4 minutes for the files to be copied onto a hard drive. Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker is available in print, and now also online as part of the online reference work Jacoby Online.

This referred the reader to Addenda and Corrigenda sections at the end of the volume, where, after some searching, he or she learned that the appropriate reference was to T 2. First, the price for this product is astounding, even by Brill standards.

For example, F1 of Ctesias F 1 goes on for 28 pages in Jacoby’s text. The main text is Diodorus, but parallel readings are included alongside Diodorus’ text and are subdivided “1c” through “1q”.

Users should realize, however, that longer passages cut and pasted will retain the markings of the page, i. Finally, one can now search through Jacoby’s commentary, a mine of information which griechischem usually difficult to exploit.

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The program opens with whatever web application one uses, and the page appears with three frames. Once Part III appeared, however, it was possible in later printings of the first volume to indicate that the exact reference to Dionysius could now be supplied, and so a “v” was inserted into the margin.

I mentioned above the failure to incorporate the cross-reference to Dionysius of Miletus at 1 T 1, and noted there that the reader needed to do quite some work to find it.

Had a way been found to incorporate all of these, we would have FGrHist as Jacoby really wished to make it. It will allow easy searching throughout the texts and commentaries of FGrHistand there is an obvious convenience in being able to use a single CD instead of 18 massive volumes. Indexes of ancient authors 1.


Bryn Mawr Classical Review Volume index [ edit ] Felix Jacoby: Part 4, Biography and antiquarian literature. There is a “Quick Search” function that allows immediate navigation to a particular testimonium or fragment, if one has a standard reference to FGrHist. The top frame, which is static, contains the links “Home”, “Print” and “Help”; the left frame has the navigation and search buttons; and the right frame contains the book page or search results.

There is no problem in using numbers plus letters for authors e. Second, some fragments are given fragmdnte German, if they survive only in non-Greek sources e. Die Fragmente Nacoby Griechischen Historiker: The marginalia, alas, are not interactive, and the addenda and corrigenda sections must be manually searched.

The project was divided into five parts, of which only the first three were published. Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker. Alphabetical list of fragmentary historians with alphabetical list of source-authors for each. So, for example, you can enter “70 F 5” and be brought immediately to the page that contains fragment 5 of Ephorus.

Brill’s New Jacoby: Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker

Aegypten – Geten [Nr. This page was last edited on 23 Marchat There are no breathings or accents, and the searches are not case-sensitive. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. If you see a reference to F 1n, you will have to begin right at the beginning of F1 and scroll through until you get to 1n — 19 pages later! The three indexes now published are the first fruits of an indexation project which aims to facilitate access to the corpus of fragments and to improve its usefulness.