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  • His investigations into the usages and customs of his native Attica were embodied in an Atthis, in seventeen books, a history of Athens from the earliest times to 262 B.C. Considerable fragments are preserved in the lexicographers, scholiasts, Athenaeus, and elsewhere.
  • Their writings were much used by historians, as well as by the scholiasts and grammarians.
  • Among scholiasts may be mentioned the Scholiasta Bobiensis who is assigned to the 5th century, and a pseudo-Asconius, who wrote notes upon the Verrines dealing with points of grammar and rhetoric.
  • Numerous quotations and fragments still exist, chiefly in the Homeric scholiasts and Stephanus of Byzantium.

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