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Circe

Overview page. Subjects: Dance.

Modern dance in one act with choreography and libretto by Graham, music by Hovhaness, set by Noguchi, and lighting by Rosenthal. Premiered 6 Sept. 1963 by the Martha Graham company at the...

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Circe

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 20 words.

arsy-versy, Circe, mercy, Percy, pursy • colonelcy • verdancy • conversancy • conservancy, fervency • curtsy •

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Circe

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 20 words.

arsy-versy, Circe, mercy, Percy, pursy • colonelcy • verdancy • conversancy • conservancy, fervency • curtsy •

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Circe

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 70 words.

A sorceress in Greek mythology, who lived on the island of Aeaea. When Odysseus (ulysses) landed there Circe

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Circe

David Leeming.

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 140 words.

The daughter of the Greek sun deity Helios, Circe is best known as the sorceress on the island of

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Circe

Overview page. Subjects: Dance.

Modern dance in one act with choreography and libretto by Graham, music by Hovhaness, set by Noguchi, and lighting by Rosenthal. Premiered 6 Sept. 1963 by the Martha Graham company at the...

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CIRCE - Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 21 words.

Dutch (?), 18th century, male.

Sculptor.

He sculpted a female bust in the mid-18th century, signing it Circe F.

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Circe / ~’s <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 11 words.

ˈsɐ:ɹsi: / -z

sp Circe1 / Circes1

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Eva Circé-Côté

Overview page. Subjects: History of the Americas.

(1871–1949, poet, journalist.

Born in Montreal, Eva Circé studied at the convent of the Sisters of St Ann in Lachine. Exceptionally gifted in music, painting, and literature, she...

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Circe

Richard Hunter.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Religion in the Ancient World. 270 words.

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Circe

Overview page. Subjects: Religion — Classical Studies.

In Greek mythology, an enchantress who lived with her wild animals on the island of Aeaea. When Odysseus visited the island his companions were changed into pigs by her potions, but he...

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