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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the Panathenæa, or the people or interests of all Attica.


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  • In motion, when some half-naked boy sits merrily upon a galloping stallion, his bare limbs and flying burnous take on the passionate grace of a panathenaic frieze; it befits equally well the repose of old age, crouching at some street-corner in hieratic immobility.

    Fountains in the Sand Rambles Among the Oases of Tunisia


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