Procles the Carthaginian: A North African Sophist in Pausanias’ Periegesis

Juan Pablo Sánchez Hernández


Procles, cited by Pausanias (in the imperfect tense) about a display in Rome and for an opinion about Pyrrhus of Epirus, probably was not a historian of Hellenistic date, but a contemporary sophist whom Pausanias encountered in person in Rome.

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