Cyclic poets

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certain epic poets who followed Homer, and wrote merely on the Trojan war and its heroes; - so called because keeping within the circle of a single subject. Also, any series or coterie of poets writing on one subject.
- Milman.

See also: Cyclic

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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2) On the other hand while tradition steadily puts the Cyclic poets at various dates from 776 B.C.
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