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Children's Literature and Classical Mythology

                         Phaeton driving the Chariot of the Sun, After 1846 John Gibson RA (1790 - 1866) The Royal Academy Collection

 Phaeton driving the Chariot of the Sun, After 1846 John Gibson RA (1790 - 1866)
The Royal Academy Collection

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