The Aiolidai: Sisyphos (page 176 upper, with art)

Chapter 5: The Line of Deukalion Previous Page   Table of Contents   Next Page ♠ Homer, Odyssey 11.85 Anticleia, the daughter of great-hearted Autolycus  Greek Text ♠ Hyginus, Fabulae 201 AUTOLYCUS: Mercury gave to Autolycus, whom he begat by Chione, the gift of being such a skilful thief that he could not be caught, making him able … Continue reading The Aiolidai: Sisyphos (page 176 upper, with art)

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Hades, Tartaros, Elysion (page 131, with art)

Chapter 3: Olympos, the Underworld, and Minor Divinities Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Hesiod, Ehoiai (Catalogue of Women) fr 30 MW – Fragmenta Hesiodea, pp. 19-21, ed. R. Merkelbach and M. L. West. Oxford 1967. ♠ Plato, Gorgias 523b but whoever has lived unjustly and impiously goes to the dungeon of requital and penance which, you know, … Continue reading Hades, Tartaros, Elysion (page 131, with art)

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Hades, Tartaros, Elysion (page 130, with art)

Chapter 3: Olympos, the Underworld, and Minor Divinities Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♦ Paestum Museum: metope from Heraion I at Foce del Sele with Sisyphos and his rock, tormented by a male demon (Thanatos?) Paestum Museum, Wikimedia ♦ London, British Museum B261: Attic black-figure neck-amphora by Leagros Group, Underworld with Sisyphos … Continue reading Hades, Tartaros, Elysion (page 130, with art)

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