Origin of Periclean
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The practice of torturing witnesses in court was common in Periclean Athens.
But, if the western room of the Periclean temple was the opisthodomos, where was the proper?
Despite many unlikenesses, the nineteenth century was strangely reminiscent of the Periclean age.The Rising Tide of Color Against White World-Supremacy|Theodore Lothrop Stoddard
Compare the famous Periclean definition of womanly virtue, which is “not to be talked about for good or for evil among men.”Medieval English Nunneries c. 1275 to 1535|Eileen Edna Power
You will have ample material; his oratory is not of the Periclean type.The Works of Lucian of Samosata, v. 4|Lucian of Samosata