Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Lilybaeum” in book 1, chapter 46 of Polybius, Histories:

...s an object of special care to the Carthaginians from the convenience of its position and the excellence of its harbour. Now the Carthaginian government were anxious to learn the state of affairs at Lilybaeum , but could not do so because the garrison was strictly blockaded, and the Romans were exceedingly vigilant. In this difficulty a nobleman, called Hannibal the Rhodian, came to them, and offered to ru...

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