First grant bon voyage to the departing poet
as he rises to the light, ye spirits under the earth,
and grant to the city good ideas for great gains.
For we would then cease completely from these great woes
and dire clashes in arms. But let Cleophon
and anyone else who wants to, fight in their ancestral fields

load focus Greek (F.W. Hall and W.M. Geldart, 1907)
hide Places (automatically extracted)

View a map of the most frequently mentioned places in this document.

Download Pleiades ancient places geospacial dataset for this text.

hide References (1 total)
  • Commentary references to this page (1):
    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Oedipus at Colonus, 1435
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: