Sappho - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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of Eresos (Lesbos) - Greek poetess, early 6th century B.C.
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Nectar they eat at will. And Sappho saysó. & The goblets
cupbearer; as also does Sappho, who says- & And with ambr
words of the beautiful Sappho,- & Come, O Aphrodite, hit
ering flowers. And Sappho says- 'I saw a lovely maiden gat
unclosed lids. And Sappho says to a man who was admired
0;ραι; as Sappho does, where she says- &
that description in his Sappho, where he says- & For when
Athen_* 13.596-599 *
brother of the lovely Sappho, when he went to Naucratis
all the love-songs & Of Sappho, Meletus, Cleomenes, and
latter author says that Sappho, who is more ancient than
ς is first mentioned by Sappho. [Didymus] says that
symptoms described by Sappho, the faltering voice, the
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