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Hesiod, Theogony 937

and Harmonia whom high-spirited Cadmus made his wife.  Greek Text

Hesiod, Theogony 975-78

And Harmonia, the daughter of golden Aphrodite, bore to Cadmus Ino and Semele and fair-cheeked Agave and Autonoe whom long haired Aristaeus wedded, and Polydorus also in rich-crowned Thebes.  Greek Text

Homer, Iliad 14.321-22

nor of the daughter of far-famed Phoenix, that bare me Minos and godlike Rhadamanthys.  Greek Text

Hesiod, Ehoiai (Catalogue of Women) fr 141.7 MW – Fragmenta Hesiodea, p. 69, ed. R. Merkelbach and M. L. West. Oxford 1967.

to the [daughter] of illustrious Pheonix  (Transl. Nick Gardner)

Hesiod, Ehoiai (Catalogue of Women) fr 140 MW – Fragmenta Hesiodea, p. 68, ed. R. Merkelbach and M. L. West. Oxford 1967.

Bakchylides, Odes 17.29-33

It may be that the dear [30] lovely-named daughter of Phoenix went to the bed of Zeus beneath the brow of Ida and bore you, greatest of mortals.  Greek Text

Pherekydes 3F21 – Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker 1p. 67, ed. F. Jacoby. 2d ed. Leiden 1957.

Greek Text

Scholia to Apollonios of Rhodes, Argonautika 3.1186 – Scholia in Apollonium Rhodium vetera, pp. 250-52, ed. C. Wendel. Berlin 1935.

Apollodoros, Bibliotheke (Library) 3.1.1

but Agenor went to Phoenicia, married Telephassa, and begat a daughter Europa and three sons, Cadmus, Phoenix, and Cilix.  Greek Text

Hyginus, Fabulae 178

Europa was the daughter of Argiope and Agenor, a Sidonian… Her father Agenor sent his sons to bring their sister back, or else not to return to his sight… Cadmus in his wanderings came to Delphi.  Latin Text

Hyginus, Fabulae 6

Cadmus, son of Agenor and Argiope  Latin Text

Bakchylides, Odes 19.47

Cadmus, son of Agenor  Greek Text

Sophokles, Oidipous Tyrannos (Oedipus Rex) 268

 and the elder Cadmus and Agenor of old.  Greek Text

Herodotos, Historiae 4.147

for Cadmus son of Agenor had put in at the place now called Thera during his search for Europa.  Greek Text

Euripides, Bakchai 171

Call from the house Kadmos, son of Agenor  Greek Text

Euripides, Phrixhos B fr 819 N²– Tragicorum Graecorum Fragmenta, pp. 627-28, ed. A. Nauck, 2nd ed. Leipzig 1889.

Greek Text

Scholion to Homer, Iliad 2.494  – Scholia Graeca in Homeri Iliadem I, pp. 112-14, ed. W. Dindorf and E. Maass. Oxford 1875.

Greek Text

Hellanikos 4F51 – Die Fragmente der griechischen Historiker 1, p. 121, ed. F. Jacoby. 2d ed. Leiden 1957.

Greek Text

Euripides, Phrixhos B fr 819 N²– Tragicorum Graecorum Fragmenta, pp. 627-28, ed. A. Nauck, 2nd ed. Leipzig 1889.

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