Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Sicily” in section 1449b of Aristotle, Poetics:

... mention of those who are called its poets. Who introduced masks or prologues, the number of actors, and so on, is not known. Plot making [Epicharmus and Phormis] originally came from Sicily , and of the Athenian poets Crates was the first to give up the lampooning form and to generalize his dialogue and plots. Epic poetry agreed with tragedy only in so far as it was a metric...

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Sicily (Italy) 2,202 10 0 0 0 user votes
Sicily (Illinois, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Sicily (Ohio, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Sicily (Pennsylvania, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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