Literary Record Details

Author: HERODOTUS Hist.

Opus: Historiae
Reference: Hdt.3.106.1

Period: Early Classical

Genre: prose
Subgenre: historiography
Gender: m
Context: fate

Greek Text: αἱ δ᾽ ἐσχατιαί κως τῆς οἰκεομένης τὰ κάλλιστα ἔλαχον, κατά περ ἡ Ἑλλὰς τὰς ὥρας πολλόν τι κάλλιστα κεκρημένας ἔλαχε.

English Text: The most outlying nations of the world have somehow drawn the finest things as their lot, exactly as Greece has drawn the possession of far the best seasons.

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Kleros 441, Hdt.3.106.1