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Pyrrhichios

Regina Pagoulatou

Pyrrhichios

by Regina Pagoulatou

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Published by Pella Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRegina Pagoulatou ; translated by Apostolos N. Athanassakis ; cover and drawings by George Fokas.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA5627A48 P813
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22344834M
ISBN 100918618150

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According to ancient sources, it was an armed dance. Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge.

Not illustrated. Excerpt: Hyporchema, was a lively kind of mimic dance which accompanied the songs used in the worship of Apollo, especially among the Dorians.

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b.c.) [61] Pyrrho of Elis was the son of Pleistarchus, as Diocles ing to Apollodorus in his Chronology, he was first a painter ; then he studied under Stilpo's son Bryson 1: thus Alexander in his Successions of Philosophers. Afterwards he joined Anaxarchus, whom he accompanied on his travels everywhere so that he even forgathered.

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