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For us, the Age of Discovery is long gone and, for the most part, so are old-fashioned historical epics, other than the occasional Chinese extravaganza or one of those international waxworks with clashing accents.
Most textbook translations of these Greek classics, the ones dreaded by high school students, read like a 19th-century catalog of waxworks.
And that's because this new look is a waxwork that actually... looks nothing like her at all?
The real rulers are secreted in the second-class carriages but are obeyed because of the splendour of the waxwork rulers in the first-class carriages.
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