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THE STORY OF OEDIPUS (fragments) 


Fragment #1 -- C.I.G. Ital. et Sic. 1292. ii. 11:

....the "Story of Oedipus" by Cinaethon in six thousand six hundred verses.

Fragment #2 -- Pausanias, ix. 5.10: Judging by Homer I do not believe that Oedipus had children by Iocasta: his sons were born of Euryganeia as the writer of the Epic called the "Story of Oedipus" clearly shows.

Fragment #3 -- Scholiast on Euripides Phoen., 1750: The authors of the "Story of Oedipus" (say) of the Sphinx: `But furthermore (she killed) noble Haemon, the dear son of blameless Creon, the comeliest and loveliest of boys.'

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