Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Gortyna” in book 1, chapter 4 of Vitruvius Pollio, The Ten Books on Architecture:

...tan states of Gnosus and Gortyna. There are cattle at pasture on the right and left banks of that river, but while the cattle that feed near Gnosus have the usual spleen, those on the other side near Gortyna have no perceptible spleen. On investigating the subject, physicians discovered on this side a kind of herb which the cattle chew and thus make their spleen small. The herb is therefore gathered and ...

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