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Aeschines, Letters, 1.172


nanwhile Demosthenes, getting hold of the money that was to support him in in his banishment, has cheated him out of three talents, and, at the hands of Aristarchus, Nicodemus of Aphidna has met a violent death, poor man! after having had both eyes knocked out, and that tongue cut off with which he had been wont to speak out freely, trusting in the laws and in you.The murdered man, Nicodemus, was a friend and supporter of Demosthenes' influential personal and political enemies, Meidias and Eubulus, and had taken part in an unsuccessful attempt to convict Demosthenes of desertion in the Euboean campaign. When he was found murdered, Meidias made repeated attempts to throw suspicion on Demosthenes.


Intertexts (texts cited often on the same page as the searched text):

9 results
1. Homer, Iliad, 5.292 (8th cent. BCE - 7th cent. BCE)

5.292. /So spake he and hurled; and Athene guided the spear upon his nose beside the eye, and it pierced through his white teeth. So the stubborn bronze shore off his tongue at its root, and the spear-point came out by the base of the chin. Then he fell from out the car
2. Aeschines, Letters, 1.11, 1.70, 1.72, 1.78, 1.128-1.130, 1.132-1.142, 1.166, 1.170, 1.173, 1.175-1.176, 1.196, 2.151, 2.180, 3.162, 3.174, 3.179-3.180 (4th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

3. Dinarchus, Or., 1.101 (4th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

4. Diodorus Siculus, Historical Library, 18.66.5 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

18.66.5.  The whole basis the accusation was that after the Lamian War these men had been responsible for the enslavement of the fatherland and the overthrow of the democratic constitution and laws. When opportunity was given the defendants for their defence, Phocion began to deliver a plea in his own behalf, but the mob by its tumult rejected his defence, so that the defendants were left in utter helplessness.
5. Plutarch, Demetrius, 28.4 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

6. Plutarch, Demosthenes, 28.4 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

7. Plutarch, Phocion, 29.1 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

8. Aeschines, Or., 1.11, 1.45, 1.70, 1.72, 1.128-1.130, 1.132-1.142, 1.166-1.167, 1.170-1.176, 1.185, 1.188, 1.190, 1.196, 2.148, 2.151, 2.180, 3.162, 3.174, 3.179-3.180

9. Epigraphy, Ig Ii3, 320



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
accusation Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 50
achilles (and patroclus) Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 50
aeschines Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 46, 50, 61
age groups Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 50
animal imagery Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 61
antikles Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 50
antipater Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 347, 348
apaideusia Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 50
aristarchos Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 61
de falco, vittorio v Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 348
demeas, son of demades Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 347
democracy Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 61
democracy vii Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 348
demosthenes Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 46, 50, 61
demosthenes vii Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 347
dinarchus Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 61
dinarchus of corinth (politician) Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 347, 348
education Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 46, 50
eisanghelia Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 348
eucrates Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 348
external jurymen Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 347
glossotomia Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 348
gossip Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 46
gymnasia Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 46
harmodius (and aristogeiton) Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 50
hegesandros Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 50
hetairesis Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 46
homer Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 50
hyperides Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 347, 348
katalysis tou dēmou Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 348
kienast, dietmar Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 347
kunst, karl v Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 347, 348
meidias Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 61
misgolas Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 50
nicodemos Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 61
pella Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 347
philip Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 46
phocians Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 61
phēmē Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 46
praeteritio Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 61
rhetorical theory' Amendola, The Demades Papyrus (P.Berol. inv. 13045): A New Text with Commentary (2022) 348
timarchus Michalopoulos et al., The Rhetoric of Unity and Division in Ancient Literature (2021) 46, 50