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LITERATURE
Ancient
StatiusThebaid CyclesLondon, British Library, Burney MS 257 (Paris, first quarter 15th century)
StatiusThebaid Book I: Oedipus curses Eteocles and Polynices, Polynices and Tydeus meet Adrastus in Argosvv. 164-196: For a year, Eteocles is King, Polyneices in exile, the Thebans lament that the hostile brothers must swap their roles annually
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paris
DATE
1st quarter 15th century possibly c1405
LOCATION
London, British Library → Burney 257, fol. 8r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Statius (Publius Papinius Statius)Thebaid
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