5. Of NICAEA, lived in the time of the emperor Tiberius, to whom he dedicated a Commentary on the Silli of Timon. (D. L. 9.109
He wrote several works, all of which are lost.-- 1.
A commentary on Demosthenes' oration περὶ παραπρεσβείας
. (Ammon. s. v. ὄφλειν
.) 2. On fictitious stories (περὶ κατεψενσμένων
), of which the third and eighth books are mentioned. (Ammon. s. v. κατοίκησις
; Anonym. in Vita Arati.
A work on proverbs. (Steph. Byz. s. v. Τέρινα
A work on Ion, the tragic poet. (Harpocrat. s. v. Ἴων
.) An Apollonides, without any statement as to what was his native country, is mentioned by Strabo (vii. p.309
, xi. pp. 523, 528), Pliny (Plin. Nat. 7.2
), and by the Scholiast on Apollonius Rhodius (4.983, 1174; comp. 2.964), as the author of a work called περίπλος τῆς Εὐρώπης
. Stobaeus (Florileg. 67.3, 6) quotes some senarii from one Apollonides.