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" Pythian thus spoke in hexameter verse : " I know the number of the sands, and the measure of the sea ; I understand the dumb, and hear him that does not speak ; the savor of the hard-shelled tortoise boiled in brass with the flesh of lamb strikes on my... "
The History of Antiquity - Page 11
by Max Duncker - 1882
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Eusebius ... on the theophania or divine manifestation of our Lord and ...

Eusebius (bp. of Caesarea.) - 1843
...the Greeks, and who proclaimed to the Lydian (Croesus), — but was infirm when he did so, — *" 7 know the number of the sand, and the measure of the sea : the deaf I understand, and the dumb I hear" He therefore, sent to this same (as) a reward for this...
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Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr, with a ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary, Johann Christian Felix Bähr - Greece - 1852 - 613 pages
...question enjoined them, than the Pythian thus spoke in hexameter verse : " I know the number of the sands, and the measure of the sea ; I understand the dumb, and hear him that does lot speak ; the savour of the hard-shelled tortoise boiled in hnw with the flesh of lamb...
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The tale of the great Persian war from the histories of Herodotus

Herodotus, George William Cox - History - 1861 - 423 pages
...but at Delphi, when the Lydians had asked as Croesus bade them, the priestess answered and said : " I know the number of the sand and the measure of the sea ; " I understand the dumb man, and hear him who speaks not; " And there comes to me now the savour of a hard-shelled tortoise,...
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The tale of the great Persian war, from the histories of Herodotus by G.W. Cox

Herodotus - 1861
...but at Delphi, when the Lydians had asked as Croesus bade them, the priestess answered and said : " I know the number of the sand and the measure of the sea ; "I understand the dumb man, and hear him who speaks not; " And there comes to me now the savour of a hard-shelled tortoise,...
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The North-western Monthly: A Magazine Devoted to University ..., Volume 8

Education - 1897
...question enjoined them than the Pythian thus spoke in hexameter verse: "I know the number of the sands and the measure of the sea ; I understand the dumb and hear him that does not speak ; the savor of the hsird-shell tortoise boiled in brass with the flesh of lamb...
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Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr, with a ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - Greece - 1868 - 613 pages
...question enjoined them, than the Pythian thus spoke in hexameter verse : " I know the number of the sands, and the measure of the sea ; I understand the dumb, and hear him that does not speak ; the savor of the hard-shelled tortoise boiled in brass with the flesh of lamb...
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Tales of Heroes and Great Men of Old

S. S. Pugh - Greece - 1872 - 265 pages
...Lydia, was then doing. The answer of the oracle at Delphi was this : " I know the number of the sands and the measure of the sea ; I understand the dumb and hear him that does not speak ; the savour of tortoise boiled in brass with the flesh of lamb strikes my senses."...
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Tales of heroes and great men of old, by the author of 'Stories and pictures ...

S S. Pugh - 1873
...Lydia, was then doing. The answer of the oracle at Delphi was this : " I know the number of the sands and the measure of the sea ; I understand the dumb and hear him that does not speak ; the savour of tortoise boiled in brass with the flesh of lamb strikes my senses."...
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History of Greece

George William Cox - Greece - 1874 - 1303 pages
...answered, there were none to say ; but at Delphoi, when the Lydians had asked as Kroisos bade them, the priestess answered : ' I know the number of the sand and the measures of the sea ; I understand the dumb man find hear him who speaks not : And there comes to me...
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A General History of Greece: From the Earliest Period to the Death of ...

George William Cox - Greece - 1876 - 709 pages
...might at that moment be doing. What the other oracles answered, there were none to say ; but at Delphoi the priestess answered : ' I know the number of the sand and the measures of the sea j I understand the dumb man and hear him who speaks not : And there comes to me...
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