Lykaon and Kallisto (page 729 upper)

Chapter 18: Other Myths Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Ovid, Metamorphoses 1.199-243 Ardent in their wrath, the astonished Gods demand revenge overtake this miscreant; he who dared commit such crimes. ‘Twas even thus when raged that impious band to blot the Roman name in sacred blood of Caesar, sudden apprehensive fears … Continue reading Lykaon and Kallisto (page 729 upper)

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Lykaon and Kallisto (page 728, with art)

Chapter 18: Other Myths Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Polygnotos’ Nekuia painting at Knidian Lesche, Delphi (known through Pausanias’ description and modern reconstructions) ♠ Pausanias, Description of Greece 10.31.10 Higher up than these is Callisto, daughter of Lycaon, Nomia, and Pero, daughter of Neleus. As her bride-price Neleus asked for the … Continue reading Lykaon and Kallisto (page 728, with art)

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Lykaon and Kallisto (page 727)

Chapter 18: Other Myths Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ ApB 3.8.2 – Apollodoros, Bibliotheke (Library) But Eumelus and some others say that Lycaon had also a daughter Callisto; though Hesiod says she was one of the nymphs, Asius that she was a daughter of Nycteus, and Pherecydes that she was a daughter … Continue reading Lykaon and Kallisto (page 727)

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Lykaon and Kallisto (page 726)

Chapter 18: Other Myths Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Epimenides 3.B16 – Die Fragmente der Vorsokratiker, vol. 1, p. 35, ed. H. Diels and W. Kranz. 6th ed. Berlin 1951. [7 M., 6 K.]. – Rhes. 36: Epimenides says that the children of Kallisto and Zeust were the twins Pan and … Continue reading Lykaon and Kallisto (page 726)

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