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Erotokritos – Stromboli Cage Boots

Etymology: Erotokritos (Greek Ερωτόκριτος) is a romance composed by Vikentios Kornaros in early 17th century Crete. It consists of 10,012 fifteen-syllable-rhymed verses. Its themes are love, honour, friendship and courage. It is written in the Cretan variety of Greek language. A particular type of rhyming used in the traditional mantinades was also the one used … Continue reading