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" ... up of Ethiopian stone. Some of the Grecians erroneously say that this pyramid is the work of the courtesan Rhodopis ; but they evidently appear to me ignorant who Rhodopis was, for they would not else have attributed to her the building such a pyramid,... "
Herodotus - Page 148
by Herodotus - 1901 - 613 pages
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Tennyson's The Princess

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1897 - 187 pages
...Rhodope. ' Some of the Grecians erroneously say that this pyramid is the work of the courtesan Rhodopis ; but they evidently appear to me ignorant who Rhodopis...would not else have attributed to her the building of such a pyramid, on which, so to speak, numberless thousands of talents were expended; besides, Rhodopis...
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Tennyson's The Princess

Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson - 1897 - 187 pages
...Rhodope. ^Some of the Grecians erroneously say that this pyramid is the work of the courtesan Rhodopis ; but they evidently appear to me ignorant who Rhodopis...was, for they would not else have attributed to her the1 building of such a pyramid, on which, so to speak, numberless thousands of talents were expended;...
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The Mummy: Chapters on Egyptian Funereal Archaeology

Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge - 1964 - 404 pages
...stone. Some of the Grecians erroneously say that this pyramid is the work of the courtesan Rhodopis ; but they evidently appear to me ignorant who Rhodopis...years later than those kings who left these pyramids.' (Cary's translation.) In one of the three small pyramids near that of Mycerinus the name of this king...
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Budge's Egypt: A Classic 19th-century Travel Guide

E. A. Wallis Budge - 2001 - 311 pages
...stone. Some of the Grecians erroneously say that this pyramid is the work of the courtesan Rhodopis ; but they evidently appear to me ignorant who Rhodopis...thousands of talents were expended ; besides, Rhodopis nourished in the reign of Amasis, and not at this time ; for she was very many years later than those...
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the mummy

...stone. Some of the Grecians erroneously say that this pyramid is the work of the courtesan Rhodopis ; but they evidently appear to me ignorant who Rhodopis...years later than those kings who left these pyramids." (Gary's translation.) In one of the three small pyramids near that of Mycerinus the name of this king...
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