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date: 14 August 2020

Bacchylidēs 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World
Author(s):
John RobertsJohn Roberts

(c.520–450 bc),Greek lyric poet, nephew of Simonides. Although he was well known in Hellenistic and Roman times, only a handful of lines had survived in quotations when a papyrus containing his book of victory odes almost complete and the first half of his book of ... ...

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