2. Of Tarsus, a tragic poet, was, according to Strabo (xiv. p.675), the best of the poets in the "Tragic Pleiad " of the Alexandrian grammarians. (Fabric. ii. p. 296.) [P.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.