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Pausanias, Description of Greece 86 0 Browse Search
Richard Hakluyt, The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, and Discoveries of the English Nation 44 0 Browse Search
Apollodorus, Library and Epitome (ed. Sir James George Frazer) 42 0 Browse Search
Plato, Laws 42 0 Browse Search
Aristotle, Politics 40 0 Browse Search
P. Ovidius Naso, Metamorphoses (ed. Brookes More) 36 0 Browse Search
Herodotus, The Histories (ed. A. D. Godley) 32 0 Browse Search
Homer, Odyssey 28 0 Browse Search
Polybius, Histories 26 0 Browse Search
Homer, The Odyssey (ed. Samuel Butler, Based on public domain edition, revised by Timothy Power and Gregory Nagy.) 24 0 Browse Search
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s to lie alone ? For Ceres, though she loves the fruitful fields, Yet sometimes feels the force of love, and yields: This Crete can witness, (Crete not always lies) Crete that nurs'd Jove, and heard his infant cries, There he was suckled who now rulCrete not always lies) Crete that nurs'd Jove, and heard his infant cries, There he was suckled who now rules the skies. That Jove his education there receiv'd, Will raise her fame, and make her be believ'd; Nay she herself will never strive to hide Her love, 'tis too well known to be denied: She saw young Jasius in the Cretan grove Pursue the deer, she Crete that nurs'd Jove, and heard his infant cries, There he was suckled who now rules the skies. That Jove his education there receiv'd, Will raise her fame, and make her be believ'd; Nay she herself will never strive to hide Her love, 'tis too well known to be denied: She saw young Jasius in the Cretan grove Pursue the deer, she saw, and fell in love. She then perceived when first she felt the fire, On this side modesty, on that desire; Desire prevail'd, and then the field grew dry, The farmer lost his crop and knew not why; When he had toil'd, manur'd his grounds, and plou and his wishes were in vain. For Ceres wand'red in the woods and groves, And often heard, and often told her loves: Then Crete alone a fruitful summer knew, Where'er the goddess came a harvest grew. Ida was grey with corn, the furious boar Grew fat