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Lycophron, Alexandra, 216-218
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1. Aeschylus, Eumenides, 424 (6th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

424. ἦ καὶ τοιαύτας τῷδʼ ἐπιρροιζεῖς φυγάς; Χορός 424. And would you drive this man with your shrieks to such flight? Chorus
2. Lycophron, Alexandra, 1048-1055, 1087-1089, 1109, 1206-1207, 1226-1284, 1291, 1295, 1362-1368, 1372-1373, 139-140, 1451-1460, 178, 217-218, 224-228, 249-257, 307, 31, 361, 379-380, 387-398, 405-408, 455, 52, 550-559, 584-585, 592-632, 69-71, 712-716, 722-725, 738-743, 799-800, 812-813, 856-858, 911-913, 919-930, 984-992, 1047 (4th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

3. Vergil, Aeneis, 2.203-2.227 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

2.203. the fettered hands and loose those heavy chains 2.204. that pressed him sore; then with benigt mien 2.205. addressed him thus: “ Whate'er thy place or name 2.206. forget the people thou hast Iost, and be 2.207. henceforth our countryman. But tell me true! 2.208. What means the monstrous fabric of this horse? 2.209. Who made it? Why? What offering to Heaven 2.210. or engin'ry of conquest may it be?” 2.211. He spake; and in reply, with skilful guile 2.212. Greek that he was! the other lifted up 2.213. his hands, now freed and chainless, to the skies: 2.214. “O ever-burning and inviolate fires 2.215. witness my word! O altars and sharp steel 2.216. whose curse I fled, O fillets of the gods 2.217. which bound a victim's helpless forehead, hear! 2.218. 'T is lawful now to break the oath that gave 2.219. my troth to Greece . To execrate her kings 2.220. is now my solemn duty. Their whole plot 2.221. I publish to the world. No fatherland 2.222. and no allegiance binds me any more. 2.223. O Troy, whom I have saved, I bid thee keep 2.224. the pledge of safety by good Priam given 2.225. for my true tale shall my rich ransom be. 2.226. The Greeks' one hope, since first they opened war 2.227. was Pallas, grace and power. But from the day


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alexandra, guard, character of Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 107
alexandra, monodrama Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 107
alexandra Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 107
alexandra (lycophron), relationship to earlier tragedies Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 123, 124
alexandra (lycophron) Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 123, 124
characters, tragic/mythical, ajax, locrian Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 107
characters, tragic/mythical, cassandra (alexandra) Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 107
characters, tragic/mythical, priam Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 107
epirroizeō Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 123, 124
fates Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 124
fire imagery, alexandra Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 123
furies Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 124
laocoon Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 123
paris Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 123
performativity, and cassandras curse Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 123
prophecies of cassandra, fall of troy Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 123
seas' Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 124
seas Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 123
sparta Liapis and Petrides, Greek Tragedy After the Fifth Century: A Survey from ca (2019) 107
troy, fall of Pillinger, Cassandra and the Poetics of Prophecy in Greek and Latin Literature (2019) 123