by Erasmus

According to legend (see Ovid, Metamorphoses, 6, 333), Leto was delivered of Apollo after nine days' labour on the island of Delos. The island, previously afloat, was anchored by Zeus to provide a birth place for the twins Apollo and Artemis.

Note to My Birth And Education which is Part 1 of Folly Speaks from "The Praise Of Folly"

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