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Singer and lyre player from Thrace in Greek legend and myth. His mother was [[Calliope]], the Muse of epic poetry.  
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==External Links==
 
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*[http://ovid.lib.virginia.edu/trans/Metamorph10.htm Ovid's ''Metamorphoses'', book 10]
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*[http://ovid.lib.virginia.edu/trans/Metamorph10.htm Ovid's ''Metamorphoses'', book 10, translated Anthony S. Kline, 2000]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 08:43, 6 October 2017

Singer and lyre player from Thrace in Greek legend and myth. His mother was Calliope, the Muse of epic poetry.

...with his songs, Orpheus, the bard of Thrace, allured the trees, the savage animals, and even the insensate rocks, to follow him...

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