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" ... who was the companion of his confinement. They took their flight in the air from Crete ; but the heat of the sun melted the wax on the wings of Icarus, whose flight was too high, and he fell into that part of the ocean which from him has been called... "
The Lives of the Twelve Caesars - Page 96
by Elisa Rogers - 1811
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Bibliotheca classica; or, A classical dictionary [by J. Lempriere].

John Lempriere - 1788
...Minos, who ordered him to be confined in the labyrinth, which he haJ conllrucled. Here he made himffif wings with feathers and wax, and carefully fitted them to his body, and that of his fon, who was the companion of his confinement. They took their flight in the air from Crete,...
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A classical dictionary

John Lempriere - 1812
...ordered him tu be confined in the labyrinth which he had conUruéled. Here he made himielf wings witli feathers and wax, and carefully fitted them to his body, and to that of hu li>n, who wa« the companion of his confinement. They took their flight in the air from Crete; but...
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A Dictionary of Ancient Classical and Scriptural Proper Names: In which Will ...

Thomas Browne (LL.D.) - Classical dictionaries - 1812 - 504 pages
...displeasure of Minos, who ordered him to be confined in the liibyrinth which he had constructed. Here he ma<> himself wings with feathers and wax, and carefully fitted them to his body, ami thulof hissim, v,\\o was the companion of his confinement. They took their flight from Crete; but...
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A Classical Dictionary; Containing a Copious Account of All the Proper Names ...

John Lemprière - Classical dictionaries - 1820 - 847 pages
...displeasure of Minos, who ordered him to be confined in the- labyrinth which he had constructed. Here he made himself wings with feathers and wax, and carefully fitted them to his body, and to that of his son, who was the companion of his confinement They took their flight in the air from Crete ; but the heat...
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A Classical Dictionary: Containing a Copious Account of All Proper Names ...

John Lemprière - Classical dictionaries - 1822 - 754 pages
...displeasure of Minos, who ordered him to be confined in the labyrinth which he had constructed. Here he made himself wings with feathers and wax, and carefully fitted them to his body, and to that of bis son, WLIO was the companion of his confinement They look their flight in the air from Crete; but...
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A Classical Dictionary: Containing a Copious Account of All Proper Names ...

John Lemprière - Classical dictionaries - 1822 - 755 pages
...who ordered him to be confined in the labyrinth which he had constructed. Here he made himself wiugs with feathers and wax, and carefully fitted them to his body, and to that of bis son, woo was the companion of his confinement They took their flight in the air front Crete; but...
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Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ..., Volume 7

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1823
...displeasure of Minos, who ordered him to be confined in the labyrinth which he had constructed. Here he made himself wings with feathers and wax, and carefully fitted them to his body and that of his son, who was the companion of his confinement. They took their flight in the air from Crete...
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A Classical Dictionary: Containing a Copious Account of All the Proper Names ...

John Lemprière - Classical dictionaries - 1823 - 847 pages
...displeasure of Minos, who ordered him to be confined in the labyrinth which he had constructed. Here he made himself wings with feathers and wax, and carefully fitted them to bis body, and to t hat of his son, who was the companion of his confinement They took their flight...
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A Classical Dictionary: Containing a Copious Account of All the Proper Names ...

John Lemprière - Classical dictionaries - 1825 - 804 pages
...displeasure of Minos, who ordered him to be confined in the labyrinth which lie had constructed. Here he made himself wings with feathers and wax, and carefully fitted them to his body, and to that of his son, who was the companion of his confinement. They took their flight in the air trom Crete ; 3ut the heat...
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Bibliotheca Classica: Or, a Classical Dictionary, Containing a Copious ...

John Lemprière, William Park - Classical dictionaries - 1852 - 780 pages
...displeasure of Miñón, who ordered him to be contined in the labyrinth trhicb he had constructed. Here he made himself wings with feathers and wax, and carefully fitted them to hi* body, and to that of his -on. who was tne companion of his confine* ment. They took their flight...
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