In this age, grammatical learning was represented by Choeroboscus, and lexicography by Photius (d.
Verrius Flaccus in the Augustan age, had busied themselves with lexicography and etymology.
To perform their task adequately required from the critics a wide circle of knowledge; and from this requirement sprang the sciences of grammar, prosody, lexicography, mythology and archaeology.
Lastly, he established a scientific system of lexicography and drew up lists of the " best authors."
Ahrens; and lexicography by F.
In his dictionary, again, he recast the lexicological materials independently, and enriched lexicography itself, especially by his numerous etymological explanations.