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date: 09 December 2022

Aristiaslocked

Aristiaslocked

  • Andrew Brown

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Aristias, tragic poet, son of *Pratinas of Phlius. In 467 bce he won second prize with plays of his father's when competing against *Aeschylus (hyp. Aesch. Sept.). He probably won his first victory c.460. Like his father he was a noted composer of satyr-plays (see satyric drama).

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  • Greek Myth and Religion

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