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The Naked and the Nude

The Naked and the Nude

by Robert Graves

Analysis: Allusions

When poets refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.

Mythical References

  • Athena (5)
  • Gorgon (23)

Historical References

  • Hippocrates (9)
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