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The Last Man, Edited by Steven E. Jones

from Lempriere's Classical Dictionary: "Icarus"


Icarus, a son of Daedalus, who with his father fled with wings from Crete to escape the resentment of Minos. His flight being too high proved fatal to him, and the sun melted the wax which cemented his wings and he fell into that part of the Aegean sea which is called after his name.

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October 1997