My Young Alcides: A Faded Photograph

My Young Alcides: A Faded Photograph

by Charlotte M. Yonge
     
 

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Ideas have a tyrannous power of insisting on being worked out, even when one fears they may be leading in a track already worthily preoccupied.
But the Hercules myth did not seem to me to be like one of the fairy tales that we have seen so gracefully and quaintly modernised; and at the risk of seeming to travestie the Farnese statue in a shooting-coat and… See more details below

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Ideas have a tyrannous power of insisting on being worked out, even when one fears they may be leading in a track already worthily preoccupied.
But the Hercules myth did not seem to me to be like one of the fairy tales that we have seen so gracefully and quaintly modernised; and at the risk of seeming to travestie the Farnese statue in a shooting-coat and wide-awake, I could not help going on, as the notion grew deeper and more engrossing.

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ISBN-13:
9781490390277
Publisher:
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication date:
06/08/2013
Pages:
142
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)

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