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2d Edition according Ægyptus ages already ancient antiquity Apollo Apollodorus appears Argive Argos Artemis Athens bard belonged Boeotian Cabiri Cadmus called certainly character circumstance cloth Comp connected connexion constellation contrary Cretan dæmon deity Delphi Demeter derived Dionysus divine Dorians entirely Euphemus Euripides evidently example existence explained expression fable genealogy goddess gods Grecian Greece Greeks Hellenic Hera Hercules Hermes Herodotus heroes Hesiod Homer idea imagined invention J. C. LOUDON latter legend manner means merely Minyans mythi mythology mythus narrations nations nature Olympiad Orch origin Orion particular Paus Pausanias Pelasgians perhaps period Pherecydes Pind Pindar Pleiades poem poetical poetry poets Poseidon priests Prometh race reference regard relation religion religious remark sacred Samothrace sanctuary scarcely Schol stars symbol temple Thebes Theogony tion tradition tribes Triopas Tyrrhene Pelasgians Vignette Titles worship Xuthus Zeus
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