Apollodorus

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Apollodorus

(əpŏl'ōdôr`əs), fl. 430–400 B.C., Athenian painter, called the Shadower, said to have introduced the use of light and shade to model form. Among his few known works are Ajax Struck by Lightning and Priest in the Act of Devotion; both were at Pergamum in the time of Pliny the Elder; none has survived.

Apollodorus

(of Athens), fl. 2d cent. B.C., Greek scholar. He wrote many works on grammar, history, and mythology. His best-known books, only fragments of which survive, are On the Gods, a prose treatise; and his verse Chronicle, treating Greek history from the fall of Troy.
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Among the authors whose work he considers are Apollodoros, Clement of Alexandria, Herodian, Pausanias, Philodemos, Strabo, and Virgil.
(25.) Literary sources on Dionysos include Timothy Gantz, Early Greek Myth: A Guide to Literary and Artistic Sources (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1993), 4767: the Cyzicene Epigrams (AP 3.1), Diodoros (4.25.4), Apollodoros (Bibliotheca 3.5.3), Plutarch (Moralia 565f-566a), and Pausanias (2.31.2).
59b-c hatten sich Phaidon, Apollodoros, Kritoboulos,und sein Vater Kriton, Hermogenes, Epigenes, Aischines, Antisthenes, Ktesippos, M enexenos, Simmias, Kebes, Phaidondes, Eukleides und Terpsion im Gefangnis um den auf seine Hinrichtung wartenden und den Sterbenden versammelt.
Neaira, according to Apollodoros, felt this public sexuality to constitute "wanton abuse" ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], 59.35) and hubris ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], 59.37).
Indeed, in one of the most famous of all forensic speeches, Against Neaira, Demosthenes has the speaker, Apollodoros, attempt to substitute the laws in place of himself as the prosecuting litigant: "Think not of me, Apollodoros, to be the speaker, nor of the citizens to be making the defense and advocating, but rather of the laws and Neaira to be disputing with each other over the things she did ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], 115.1-4)."
(1997) "Euripides and the Tales from Euripides: Sources of Apollodoros' Bibliotheca?", RhM140: 308-327.
51: Apollodoros of Athens and Apollodoros' Bibliotheca").
(27) In both Apollodoros' Library, (28) and the account of Diodorus Siculus, (29) the aegis is the hide of a monster killed by Athene in the Titanomachy.
Apollodoros: Against Neaira, Warminster: Aris and Phillips.
The speech "Against Neaira" should be attributed to Apollodoros, not Demosthenes (p.
Unfortunately, Stephanos had an equally influential enemy (or at least rival) Apollodoros. They battled back and forth in the courts, and eventually Apollodoros hit on a different way to attack Stephanos--through Neaira.
Carey, Apollodoros Against Neaira: [Demosthenes] 59 (Warminster 1992), p.