- c310–c240 b.c., Greek poet, grammarian, and critic.
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Callimachus deserves mention as a third with Meleager and Straton.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol II of 2)
John Addington Symonds
Callimachus, the head librarian, was also the most eminent man of letters.Theocritus, Bion and Moschus
Here is an inscription, by Callimachus, designed for an occasion of this kind.
He was the pupil of Callimachus, with whom he subsequently quarrelled.
The two leaders of this choir were Theocritus and Callimachus.Initiation into Literature
- late 5th century bc, Greek sculptor, reputed to have invented the Corinthian capital
- ?305–?240 bc, Greek poet of the Alexandrian School; author of hymns and epigrams