Diogenes Laertius. [3rd c. CE] Author of most important secondary source of information about the lives & teachings of classical Greek philosophers.

Hermogenes of Tarsus. [161-after 200 CE] A precocious young sophist of Asia Minor who was admired by Marcus Aurelius, but who later became deranged [ca. 185].

Nicholas of Myra [5th c. CE]. One of the last classical Greek rhetoricians. Studied in Athens, taught in Constantinople.

Theon, Aelius. [before 100 CE] Alexandrine rhetorician with Stoic training. Author of earliest surviving Progymnasmata [textbook in rhetoric].

Editions of Texts in Primary Languages

Bladina, Philip. Mishnayoth. 2nd ed. 7 vols. New York: Judaica Press, 1963-1964.

De Jonge, Marinus et al. The Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs: A Critical Edition of the Greek Text. Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1978.

Diogenes Laertius. Lives of Eminent Philosophers. Book 6 (in Loeb Classical Library: Diogenes Laertius vol. 2) Ed. R. D. Hicks. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1925.

Epstein, Isidore, ed. Babylonian Talmud. New Hebrew-English edition. London: The Soncino Press, 1967- present. Vols. cited: Aboda Zara (1988), Aboth (1988), Erubin (1983), Hullin (1980), Kethuboth (1970), Nedarim (1985), Pesahim (1967), Rosh Hashanah (1983), Sanhedrin (1969), Shabbath (1972), Shebuoth (1987), Sotah (1985), Ta'anith (1984), Yebamoth (1984), Yoma (1974) & supplementary tractates (1984, ed. Abraham Cohen).

Fitzmyer, Joseph A. The Genesis Apocryphon of Qumran Cave 1. Biblica et Orientalia 18. Rome: Pontifical Biblical Institute, 1966.

Friedman, M. Sifré debé Rab: die Älteste halachische und hagadische Midrasch zur Numer und Deuteronom. Vienna, 1864.

Hock, Ronald F and Edward N. O'Neill, ed. Progymnasmata The Chreia in Ancient Rhetoric. vol 1. The (Texts and Translations 27). Atlanta GA: Scholars Press 1986.

Klein, Michael L. The Fragment-Targums of the Pentateuch according to the Extant Sources. 2 vols. Analecta Biblica 76. Rome: Biblical Institute Press, 1980.

Knibb, Michael A. The Ethiopic Book of Enoch. 2 vols. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1978.

Livy. Ab Urbe Condita Book 41 (in Loeb Classical Library: Livy vol. 12) Ed. E. T. Sage & A. C. Schlesinger. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1938.

Lohse, Eduard. Die Texte Aus Qumran. Munich: Kösel-Verlag, 1964.

Lucian. Philopseudes (in Loeb Classical Library: Lucian vol. 3) Ed. A. M. Harmon. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1921.

McCown, Chester Charlton, ed. The Testament of Solomon. Leipzig, J. C. Hinrichs, 1922.

MacDonald, John. Memar Marqah: the Teaching of Marqah. Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für Alttestamentliche Wissenschaft 84. Berlin: Verlage Alfred Töpelmann, 1963. 

McNamara, Martin. The New Testament and the Palestinian Targum to the Pentateuch. Analecta Biblica 27. Rome: Biblical Institute Press, 1966.

Odeberg, Hugo. 3 Enoch or the Hebrew Book of Enoch. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1928.

Palestinian Targum to the Pentateuch, Codex Vatican (Neofiti 1). 2 vols. Jerusalem: Makor, 1970.

Philo. Works (in Loeb Classical Library). Ed. F. H. Colson & G. H. Whitaker. Vols 1-5, New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1929-1933. Vols 6-10, Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1935-1942.

Philostratus. Life of Apollonius of Tyana (in Loeb Classical Library). Ed. F. C. Conybeare. New York: Macmillan, 1912.

Pliny. Natural History Book 5 (in Loeb Classical Library: Pliny vol 2) Ed. H. Rackham. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, 1942.

Rahlfs, Alfred, ed. Septuaginta. Stuttgartt: Deutsche Biblestiftung, 1935.

Ryle, Herbert E. & Montague R. James. Psalms of the Pharisees, Commonly called the Psalms of Solomon. Cambridge: Cambrirdge University Press, 1891.

Sperber, Alexander. The Bible in Aramaic. 3 vols. Leiden: Brill, 1957 (for targums Onkelos & Jonathan).

Suetonius. The Lives of the Caesars (in Loeb Classical Library: Suetonius vols. 1-2). Ed. J.C. Rolfe. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1928.



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