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" Polynices to be cast out unburied, a prey to dogs and ravenous birds, denouncing death to any person who should presume to disobey his edict, and inter the corse. The tender and virtuous Antigone, so illustrious for her filial piety, shines forth on this... "
The tragedies of Sophocles - Page 133
by Sophocles - 1813 - 408 pages
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The tragedies of Sophocles translated [by R. Potter].

Sophocles - 1808
...allowed funeral honours to Eteocles, bjut commanded the body of Polynices to be 'cast out unbutied, a prey to dogs and ravenous birds, denouncing death...consequences, is the subject of this very interesting tragedy. which Sophocles has here filled up with a masterly hand. Euripides, in his tragedy of the Supplicants,...
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Biographia Dramatica: Names of dramas: A-L

David Erskine Baker - Actors - 1812
...sume to disobey his edict and " inter the corse. The tender " and virtuous Antigone, so il' lustrious for her filial piety, ' shines forth on this occasion...last sad offices to the unhappy Polynices. This, ANT " ./Eschylus gave a slight sketch " of this subject, which Sophocles " has here filled up with...
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Biographia Dramatica: Or, A Companion to the Playhouse: Containing ..., Volume 2

Isaac Reed, Stephen Jones - English drama - 1812
...sume to disobey his edict and " inter the corse. The tender " and virtuous Antigone, so il" lustrious for her filial piety, " shines forth on this occasion...of duty, and unterrified by the •' menaces of a lelentless tyrant, " she pays the last sad offices to " the unhappy Polynices. This, ANT '' with its...
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Names of Dramas: A-L

David Erskine Baker - Actors - 1812 - 478 pages
...to disobey his edict and " inter the coj'se. . The tender " and virtuous Antigone, so il' lustrious for her filial piety, ' shines forth on this occasion...brother and reverence to * the gods: animated with n sense ' of duty, and unterriried by the ' menaces of a lelentless tyrant, " she pays the last sad...
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The tragedies of Sophocles translated [by R. Potter].

Sophocles - 1819
...ANTIGONE. ISMENE. CREON. > H^EMON. TIRESIAS. EURYDICE. MESSENGERS. ATTENDANTS. CHORUS, THEBAN SENATORS. ANTIGONE. AFTER the defeat of the Argive army, and...consequences, is the subject of this very interesting tragedy. jEschylus gave a slight sketch of this subject, which Sophocles has here filled up with a masterly...
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The history of literature; or, The rise and progress of language ..., Volume 1

1843
...commences. The tender and virtuous Antigone, already so illustrious for her filial piety to her father, sets a bright example of affection to her brother and reverence to the gods ; animated with a sense of duty, and regardless of the menaces of a tyrant, she pays the last sad offices to the unhappy Polynices. This,...
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