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Pausanias, Description of Greece 156 0 Browse Search
Apollodorus, Library and Epitome (ed. Sir James George Frazer) 56 0 Browse Search
Polybius, Histories 30 0 Browse Search
Herodotus, The Histories (ed. A. D. Godley) 26 0 Browse Search
Apollodorus, Library and Epitome (ed. Sir James George Frazer) 14 0 Browse Search
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Thucydides, The Peloponnesian War 14 0 Browse Search
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John Conington, Commentary on Vergil's Aeneid, Volume 2 10 0 Browse Search
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Aeschylus, Seven Against Thebes (ed. Herbert Weir Smyth, Ph. D.), line 526 (search)
ks, his youth in first bloom, thick, upspringing hair. But now he makes his advance with a savage heart and a terrifying look, not at all like the maidens he's named for.Parthenopaeus “maiden-faced.” His mother Atalanta dwelt on Mt. Maenalus in Arcadia.Nor does he take his stand at the gate unboasting, but wields our city's shame on his bronze-forgedshield, his body's circular defence, on which the Sphinx who eats men raw is cleverly fastened with bolts, her body embossed and gleaming. She carries under her a single Cadmean, so that against this man chiefly our missiles will be hurled.He does not seem to have come to do any petty trading in the battle, nor to shame the making of his long journey—he is Parthenopaeus of Arcadia. Such is the man, and aiming to make full payment for the fine support given him in Argos, his adopted land, he now threatens our fortifications—may God not fulfil his threats! Eteocles If only they would get from the gods what they wish for, because of tho