Author(s) : Stefanidou Vera (14/10/2002)Translation : Nakas Ioannis
For citation: Stefanidou Vera, "Zenodotus",Encyclopaedia of the Hellenic World, Asia MinorURL: <http://www.ehw.gr/l.aspx?id=8317>
A scholar from Ephesus who lived in the 4th century BC. He was the first director of the Library of Alexandria. A poet himself, he classified and edited Greek epic and lyric poems.
Date and Place of Death
Late 4th-early 3rd century BC
Date and Place of Birth
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