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Golden Age,

in classical mythology: see mythologymythology
[Greek,=the telling of stories], the entire body of myths in a given tradition, and the study of myths. Students of anthropology, folklore, and religion study myths in different ways, distinguishing them from various other forms of popular, often orally transmitted,
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Golden Age

legendary period under the rule of Cronus when life was easy and blissful for all. [Gk. Myth.: NCE, 33]
See: Utopia

golden age

1. Classical myth the first and best age of mankind, when existence was happy, prosperous, and innocent
2. the great classical period of Latin literature, occupying approximately the 1st century bc and represented by such writers as Cicero and Virgil
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Two scenes, one to the left and the other two the right of the Age of Gold, are singled out for special attention.
And the Renaissance, of course, was the age of gold, exemplified in glorious swirls of power structures signified at the moment when Henry VIII met Francis I of France on the Field of the Cloth of Gold in 1520.