Early Greek Philosophy by John Burnet, with Burnet's notes
14. The Stromateis 16. Patristic Doxographies

From Burnet's Note on the Sources

15. "Diogenes Laertius"
The scrap-book which goes by the name of Diogenes Laertios, or Laertios Diogenes (cf.Usener, Epicurea, pp. 1 sqq.), contains large fragments of two distinct doxographies. One is of the merely biographical, anecdotic, and apophthegmatic kind used by Hippolytos in his first four chapters; the other is of a better class, more like the source of Hippolytos' remaining chapters. An attempt is made to disguise this "contamination" by referring to the first doxography as a "summary" (κεφαλαιώδης) account, while the second is called "particular" (ἐπὶ μέρους).








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