Words of Mourning: Some Poems of Anyte of Tegea


The following epigrams are attributed to the poet Anyte of Tegea, one of a handful of Hellenistic women preserved in the Greek Anthology. Gr. Anth. 7.490 “I mourn for the virgin Antibia, to whose father’s home Many suitors came longing to marry, Thanks to the fame of her beauty and wisdom. But ruinous fate made…

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