Pratinas Phliasius 6./5. Jh. v. Chr
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- Pratinas Phliasius 6./5. Jh. v. Chr
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Pratinas, of Phleius
Pratinas, von Phleius
Pratinas, Dichter von Satyrspielen
Pratina, di Fliunte
Pratina, Poeta Lirico
Pratinas, Lyricus et Tragicus
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- Tragic Poet
- Pratinas, Greek poet of the early fifth century BC from Phlius (in
Arcadia), reputed to have been the first to compose satyr plays (see SATYRIC DRAMA). "Pratnas"
The Concise Oxford Companion to Classical Literature. Ed. M.C. Howatson and Ian Chilvers.
Oxford University Press, 1996. Oxford Reference Online. Oxford University Press. Tufts
University. 9 August 2007
TLG Canon of Greek Authors and Works, Third Edition, p. 333.
Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Vol 3, 1867, p. 516-517: "Pra'tinas, one of the early tragic poets who flourished at Athens at the beginning of the fifth century, B.C., and whose combined efforts brought the art to its perfection, was a native of Phlius, and was therefore by birth a Dorian....."
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- Smith's Dictionary