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Furies

Edited by M. C. Howatson

in The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature

Third edition

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9780199548545
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191739422
Furies

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In Greek myth, spirits of punishment avenging without pity wrongs done to kindred and especially murder within the family. A

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Subjects: Classical Literature

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