PHERECYDES [7 DK]D Title and Contents of Pherecydes’ Book (D1–D4)
D1 (< A2) Suda Φ.214
D2 (< A1) Diog. Laert. 1.116
D3 (A11) Max. Tyr. Diss. 4.4.5
ἀλλὰ καὶ τοῦ Συρίου τὴν ποίησιν σκόπει, τὸν Ζῆνα
PHERECYDESD Title and Contents of Pherecydes’ Book (D1–D4)
D1 (< A2) Suda
These are all of his writings: The Seven Nooks1 or Mixture of the Gods or Theogony. It is a theology comprising the birth and successions of the gods.
D2 (< A1) Diogenes Laertius
Theopompus says that he was the first to write for the Greeks about nature and the gods.
D3 (A11) Maximus of Tyre, Philosophical Orations
Consider also the poetry of the man from Syros: Zeus,