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 Muscular Christianity.Muse’um. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Muses.
 
Nine daughters of Jupiter and Mnemos&ybreve;ne, goddesses of poetry, history, and other arts and sciences. The paintings of Herculaneum show all nine in their respective attributes. In the National-Museum of Paris is the famous collection with which Pius VI, enriched the Vatican. Lesueur left a celebrated picture of the same subject.   1
 


 Muscular Christianity.Muse’um. 

 
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