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 Appeal to the Country (An).Ap’pian Way. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Ap’piades (4 syl.).
 
Five divinities whose temple stood near the fountains of Ap’pius, in Rome. Their names are Venus, Pallas, Concord, Peace, and Vesta. They were represented on horseback, like Amazons.   1
 


 Appeal to the Country (An).Ap’pian Way. 

 
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