The Titan Oceanus

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Mark Cartwright
by Mary Harrsch
published on 07 March 2013

A representation of the Titan Oceanus, a figure from Greek mythology who was a personification of the river or ocean which encircled the world and was the source of all other rivers. With the Titan Tethys, he was the father of the Oceanids and the various river-gods, including Styx. (From the Trevi Fountain, Rome).

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Harrsch, M. (2013, March 07). The Titan Oceanus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Harrsch, Mary. "The Titan Oceanus." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 07, 2013.

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Harrsch, Mary. "The Titan Oceanus." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 07 Mar 2013. Web. 26 Mar 2023.