The Abduction of Helen (page 576 upper)

Chapter 16, The Trojan War

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Apollodoros, Epitome 3.5

But some say that Hermes, in obedience to the will of Zeus, stole Helen and carried her to Egypt, and gave her to Proteus, king of the Egyptians, to guard, and that Alexander repaired to Troy with a phantom of Helen fashioned out of clouds.  Greek Text

Philostratos, Life of Apollonios of Tyana 4.16

Greek Text

Edited by Elena Bianchelli, Retired Senior Lecturer of Classical Languages and Culture, Univ. of Georgia, January 2023

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