Herodotus Histories 4.108.1Author Information | Change Greek display
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[4.108.1] The Budini
are a great and populous nation; the eyes of them all are very bright, and
they are ruddy. They have a city built of wood, called Gelonus.
The wall of it is three and three quarters miles in length on each side of
the city; this wall is high and all of wood; and their houses are wooden,
and their temples;