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His body, diverted to Egypt by Ptolemy, the later king, was eventually placed in a
golden coffin in Alexandria. Both in Egypt and elsewhere in the Greek cities he
received divine honours. No heir had been appointed to the throne, and his ...
In the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Some buildings have only a
single, simple interior space (the Pantheon in Rome) or exterior mass (the
pyramids of Egypt) and are not less expressive on this account. But composition
carries on ...
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