Literary Record Details

Author: HERODOTUS Hist.

Opus: Historiae
Reference: Hdt.3.130.3

Period: Early Classical

Genre: prose
Subgenre: historiography
Gender: m
Context: - Not Specified -

Greek Text: Ἑλληνικοῖσι ἰήμασι χρεώμενος καὶ ἤπια μετὰ τὰ ἰσχυρὰ προσάγων ὕπνου τέ μιν λαγχάνειν ἐποίεε καὶ ἐν χρόνῳ ὀλίγῳ ὑγιέα μιν ἀπέδεξε

English Text: Democedes applied Greek remedies and used gentleness instead of the Egyptians' violence, he enabled him to sleep and in a short time had him well,

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Kleros 444, Hdt.3.130.3