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He pretends to return to his ship, but Philoctetes implores him to set him once more in Greece.Authors of Greece|T. W. Lumb
The Philoctetes, indeed, is the only play which lends any support to Professor Butcher's statement.Ephemera Critica|John Churton Collins
The ancient Crimissa, situated near these places, was also founded by Philoctetes.
After a while Philoctetes came up the path to the cave very slowly, and with many groans.Stories from the Greek Tragedians|Alfred Church
We see this in the figures of Oedipus, Prometheus, and Philoctetes.Romain Rolland|Stefan Zweig