Theocritus

(315 BC - 260 BC / Greece)

Poems of Theocritus

1. A Countryman's Wooing 9/24/2012
2. A Statue of Figwood 9/24/2012
3. Epitaph of Cleita, Nurse of Medeius 9/24/2012
4. Epitaph of Cleonicus 9/24/2012
5. Epitaph of Eurymedon 9/24/2012
6. Epitaph of Eurymedon 9/24/2012
7. Epitaph of Eusthenes 9/24/2012
8. Epitaph of Hipponax 9/24/2012
9. For a Statue of Æscalupius 9/24/2012
10. For a Statue of Anacreon 9/24/2012
11. For a Statue of the Heavenly Aphrodite 9/24/2012
12. For a Statue of the Muses 9/24/2012
13. For a Tripod Erected by Damoteles to Bacchus 9/24/2012
14. Harvest-Home 9/24/2012
15. Heracles the Lion Slayer 9/24/2012
16. Hylas 9/24/2012
17. Idyll XII 1/1/2004
18. Idyll XXX 1/1/2004
19. Love Stealing Honey 9/24/2012
20. Loves 9/24/2012

Idyll XXX

When Cypris saw Adonis,
In death already lying
With all his locks dishevelled,
And cheeks turned wan and ghastly,
She bade the Loves attendant
To bring the boar before her.

And lo, the winged ones, fleetly
They scoured through all the wild wood;

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