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Apples of the Hesperides

David Leeming

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780195156690
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199916481
Apples of the Hesperides

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For the eleventh of his Twelve Labors, Herakles was sent to fetch the golden apples of the Hesperides, which had

Reference Entry.  97 words. 

Subjects: Customs and Traditions

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