The Descendants of Inachos (page 209)

Chapter 6: Other Early Families

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Th 937 – Hesiod, Theogony

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

Th 975-78 – Hesiod, Theogony

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

Il 14.321-22 – Homer, Iliad

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.

Bak 17.29-33 – Bakchylides, Odes

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

Greek Text

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

 

ApB 3.1.1 – Apollodoros, Bibliotheke (Library)

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

Fab 178 – Hyginus, Fabulae

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

Fab 6 – Hyginus, Fabulae

Cadmus, son of Agenor and Argiope  Latin Text

Bak 19.47Bakchylides, Odes

Cadmus, son of Agenor  Greek Text

OT 268 – Sophokles, Oidipous Tyrannos (Oedipus Rex)

 and the elder Cadmus and Agenor of old.  Greek Text

Hdt 4.147 – Herodotos, Historiae

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

Bkch 171 – Euripides, Bakchai

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

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

Greek Text

Hellanikos FGrH 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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