2. Of Byzantium, wrote a work on his native place, from which an extract is quoted by Aelian. (V. H. 3.14; comp. Athen. 10.442.) Pliny (Plin. Nat. 7.2) speaks of a Damon who seems to have written on Aethiopia. [L.S]
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.