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Herodotus, The Histories (ed. A. D. Godley) 30 0 Browse Search
Euripides, The Trojan Women (ed. E. P. Coleridge) 16 0 Browse Search
P. Ovidius Naso, Metamorphoses (ed. Brookes More) 16 0 Browse Search
Apollodorus, Library and Epitome (ed. Sir James George Frazer) 14 0 Browse Search
Xenophon, Cyropaedia (ed. Walter Miller) 14 0 Browse Search
Euripides, Iphigenia in Aulis (ed. E. P. Coleridge) 12 0 Browse Search
P. Vergilius Maro, Aeneid (ed. Theodore C. Williams) 12 0 Browse Search
Xenophon, Anabasis (ed. Carleton L. Brownson) 12 0 Browse Search
Homer, The Iliad (ed. Samuel Butler) 10 0 Browse Search
Pausanias, Description of Greece 10 0 Browse Search
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T. Maccius Plautus, Menaechmi, or The Twin Brothers (ed. Henry Thomas Riley), act 2, scene 3 (search)
t all reluctantly. But do you know what I beg you to do? MENAECHMUS SOSICLES Only command me what you will. EROTIUM For you to take that mantle which you gave me just now to the embroiderer'sTo the embroiderer's: "Phrygionem." As the natives of Phrygia were very dexterous at embroidering, and their services were much sought for the purposes of luxury, all embroiderers, in time came to be called "phrygiones." Cotter renders "ad phrygionem" here "to Phrygia," and so throughout the whole play!, Phrygia," and so throughout the whole play!, that it may be trimmed again, and that some work may be added which I want. MENAECHMUS SOSICLES I' faith, you say what's right; in such a way shall it be disguised that my wife shan't know that you are wearing it, if she should see you in the street. EROTIUM Then take it away with you just now, when you go away. MENAECHMUS SOSICLES By all means. EROTIUM Let's go in-doors. Goes into her house. MENAECHMUS SOSICLES I'll follow you this instant; I only wish to speak to this person. So, there! Mess