Diyllus

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Diyllus (Greek: Δίυλλος), probably the son of Phanodemus the Atthidographer (a chronicler of the local history of Athens and Attica), wrote a universal history of the years 357–297 BC. Only fragments of his work survive. Both the historian Diodorus Siculus and the biographer Plutarch valued Diyllus as a competent authority.

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  • Felix Jacoby, Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker, (1923).
  • Albin Lesky, A History of Greek Literature, (1966).
  • Oxford Classical Dictionary (1949).

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