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Hadrian's Mausoleum or
Hadrian's Mole: see Castel Sant' AngeloCastel Sant' Angelo
, Hadrian's Mausoleum,
or Hadrian's Mole,
massive round construction on the right bank of the Tiber in Rome. Originally built (A.D.
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Its upper parts are clearly derived from Stockholm City Library, with the tower, like Asplund's, originating from Ledoux's Barriere de La Villette that has echoes of the Castel St Angelo, which was of course Hadrian's Mausoleum
, itself based on prehistoric archetypes.