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GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths ExploitsHercules defeats Atlas and takes him and his astrological books away
LITERATURE
Modern
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recoeil des histoires de Troyes CyclesParis, Bibliothèque nationale de France, fr. 22552
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recoeil des histoires de Troyes Livre IIcap. 53: Hercules takes Atlas as prisoner and learns from his books
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ARTIST/CREATOR
French
DATE
1495
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 22552, fol. 145r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Lefèvre, RaoulLe recueil des histoires de Troyes (Le livre nommé Hercules)
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