Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Delos” in book 9, chapter preface, section 13 of Vitruvius Pollio, The Ten Books on Architecture:
..., though they deserve our thanks for other discoveries, they are particularly worthy of admiration for their ideas in that field. For example, each in a different way solved the problem enjoined upon Delos by Apollo in an oracle, the doubling of the number of cubic feet in his altars; this done, he said, he inhabitants of the island would be delivered from an offence against religion....
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|†||Delos (Greece)||390||2||0||0||0 user votes|
|†||Delos (Greece)||10||0||0||0||0 user votes|
|Delos (Virginia, United States)||6||0||0||0||0 user votes|
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