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" ... Croesus answered as follows : " You are born of parents who are our friends, and you are come to friends among whom, if you will stay, you shall want nothing ; and by bearing your misfortune as lightly as possible, you will be the greatest gainer."... "
Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr ; with a ... - Page 18
by Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1848 - 613 pages
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The literature and curiosities of dreams, by Frank Seafield, Volume 2

Alexander Henley Grant - 1865
...slain his brother, repaired to the court of Sardis for purification, which Croesus administered. At the same time a boar of enormous size appeared in Mysian...that mountain, ravaged the fields of the Mysians. Atys, impatient of the constrained effeminacy of his life, prevailed on his father, after long entreaty,...
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The Literature and Curiosities of Dreams: A Commonplace Book of ..., Volume 2

Alexander Henley Grant - 1865
...slain his brother, repaired to tho court of Sardis for purification, which Crcosus administered. At the same time a boar of enormous size appeared in Mysian...that mountain, ravaged the fields of the Mysians. Atys, impatient of the constrained effeminacy of his life, prevailed on his father, after long entreaty,...
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Herodotus

Herodotus - 1879
...an<^ ***' ^ear1nS vour misfortune as lightly as pusBible you will be the greatest gainer." So Adiastus took up his abode in the palace of Croesus. 36. At...could not hurt him, but suffered much from him. At Inst deputies from the Mysians having come to Croesus, spoke as follows : " O king, a boar of enormous...
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Wonderful dreams of remarkable men and women [by J.R. Ware].

James Redding Ware - 1884 - 96 pages
...slain his brother, repaired to the court of Sardis for purification, which Croesus administered. At the same time a boar of enormous size appeared in Mysian...that mountain, ravaged the fields of the Mysians. Atys, impatient of the constrained effeminacy of his life, prevailed on his father, after long entreaty,...
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The International Library of Famous Literature: Selections from ..., Volume 2

Richard Garnett - 1899 - 9822 pages
...possible, you will be the greatest gainer." So Adrastus took up his abode in the palace of Croesus. At this same time a boar of enormous size appeared...country, and ravages our fields : though we have often endeavored to take him, we cannot. We therefore earnestly beg that you would send with us your son,...
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The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature ..., Volume 3

Richard Garnett, Leon Vallée, Alois Brandl - 1899
...possible, you will be the greatest gainer." So Adrastus took up his abode in the palace of Croesus. At this same time a boar of enormous size appeared...country, and ravages our fields : though we have often endeavored to take him, we cannot. We therefore earnestly beg that you would send with us your son,...
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The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature, Ancient ...

Richard Garnett - 1899
...possible, you will be the greatest gainer." So Adrastus took up his abode in the palace of Croesus. At this same time a boar of enormous size appeared...country, and ravages our fields : though we have often endeavored to take him, we cannot. We therefore earnestly Ixjg that you would send with us your son,...
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The Stoddard Library: A Thousand Hours of Entertainment with the ..., Volume 6

John Lawson Stoddard - 1910
...possible you will be the greatest gainer." So Adrastus took up his abode in the palace of Croesus. At this same time a boar of enormous size appeared...country, and ravages our fields: though we have often endeavored to take him, we cannot. We therefore earnestly beg that you would send with us your son...
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The universal anthology, a collection of the best literature, with ..., Volume 3

Richard Garnett - 1899
...possible, you will be the greatest gainer." So Adrastus took up his abode in the palace of Croesus. At this same time a boar of enormous size appeared...country, and ravages our fields : though we have often endeavored to take him, we cannot. We therefore earnestly beg that you would send with us your son,...
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