Aeschines of Neapolis

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Aeschines (Gr. Αἰσχίνης) of Neapolis[disambiguation needed] was an Academic philosopher who shared the leadership of the Academy at Athens together with Charmadas and Clitomachus about 110 BC, when Clitomachus was an old man.[1][2] Diogenes Laertius says that he was a pupil and favourite (paidika) of Melanthius of Rhodes.[3]

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 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1870). "article name needed". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology.