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date: 01 December 2022

Callinuslocked

, Greek elegiac poet, mid-7th cent. bce

Callinuslocked

, Greek elegiac poet, mid-7th cent. bce
  • Martin Litchfield West

Extract

Greek elegiac poet of the mid-7th cent. bce, from *Ephesus. The only extended fragment is a call to arms in defence of the city; it may have been delivered at a *symposium. Other fragments refer to Ephesus’ war with *Magnesia (1) ad Maeandrum and to the hostile approach of the *Cimmerians and Treres (c.

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  • Greek Literature

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