Simonides: a historical study
Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 1992 - 375 pages
In his examination of the public life and poetic career of Simonides, Molyneux has provided a thorough examination of all the documentary evidence available with respect to one of history's major choral lyric poets.
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Some Early Lyric Poems
Simonides and the Pisistratids
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