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Thebaid
Thebaid The"ba*id, n. [L. Thebais, -idis.] A Latin epic poem by Statius about Thebes in B[oe]otia.

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- The Thebaid or Thebais (Gr****: Θηβαΐς, Thēbaïs) was a region in ancient Egypt, comprising the 13 southernmost nomes of Upper Egypt, from Abydos to Aswan...
- century AD. His surviving Latin poetry includes an epic in twelve books, the Thebaid; a collection of occasional poetry, the Silvae; and an unfinished epic...
- Thebaid[pronunciation?] may refer to: The Thebaid (Latin poem) or Thebais, an epic poem by Statius, chronicling the story of the war between the brothers...
- The Thebaid or Thebais (Gr****: Θηβαΐς, Thēbais), also called the Cyclic Thebaid, is an Ancient Gr**** epic poem of uncertain authorship (see Cyclic poets)...
- The Thebaid (/ˈθiːbeɪɪd/; Latin: Thēbaïs) is a Latin epic in 12 books written in dactylic hexameter by Publius Papinius Statius (AD c. 45 – c. 96). The...
- Thebaid 1.514–720. Statius, Thebaid 2.152–200. Statius, Thebaid 2.363–451. Statius, Thebaid 2.482–743. Statius, Thebaid 3.324–386. Statius, Thebaid 3...
- "the story is in the Cyclic poets", a reference perhaps to the Cyclic Thebaid. The Hesiodic Shield of Heracles also has "the great horse, black-maned...
- Northern Thebaid (Russian: Северная Фиваида), is the poetic name of the northern Russian lands surrounding Vologda and Belozersk, appeared as a comparison...
- Bibliotheca 1.7.3 Hyginus, Fabulae 238 & 242 Homer, Odyssey 10.2 Statius, Thebaid 9.765 Virgil, Aeneid 6.163 ff., 9.774 & 12.542 Thomas, Richard F. (2009)...
- The Thebaid is a tempera on canvas painting by Paolo Uccello, executed c. 1460, also known as Scenes from the Lives of the Saints and Monks and The Life...
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