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Helicon

Helicon, a range of mountains in Bceotia, ancient Greece, were the fabled abode-of the Muses. From them sprung the founts of Aganippe and Hippocrene, draughts from which gave inspiration. The village of Ascra at the foot of the mountains was the home of Hesiod.