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Apollonius

(ăp'əlō`nēəs), in the books of the Maccabees. 1 Governor of Coele-Syria and Phoenicia for Seleucus IV. He oppressed the Jews and was killed by Judas Maccabaeus. 2 Governor of Coele-Syria under Alexander Balas.
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Thalman, Apollonius of Rhodes and the Spaces of Hellenism (Oxford, 2011) 192-220.
The psychological characterization of Medea in Apollonius of Rhodes, Argonautica 3, 744-824.
His many classical sources include Hesiod, Alcman, Pindar, Herodotus, Aeschylus, Sophocles, Menander, Aristotle, Theophrastus, Aratus, Apollonius of Rhodes, Theocritus, Diodorus Siculus, Tibullus, Strabo, Hyginus, Horace, Diogenes Laertius, Lucian, and Claudian, to name but a few, along with many scholiasts and patristic authors such as the expected Lactantius, Eusebius, Augustine, and Fulgentius.
Others of the better known include Homer, Hesiod, Alcaeus of Mytilene, Sappho of Eressus, Solon of Athens, Anacreon of Teos, Pindar of Thebes, and Apollonius of Rhodes.
It had acquired a clearer identity by the 1580s, after restoration, as a work once owned by Asinius Pollio and described by Pliny as having been fashioned by Tauriscus and Apollonius of Rhodes.
Not in Pindar, but in several passages of the version in Apollonius of Rhodes and in the Argonautica Orphica.