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Statius, Publius Papinius

Pronunciation: /ˈsteɪʃəs/
(Circa 45-96 ad), Roman poet. He is best known for the Silvae, a miscellany of poems addressed to friends, and the Thebais, an epic concerning the bloody quarrel between the sons of Oedipus.

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