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Κατὰ ... καὶ ὅτι—cf. c. 65, 7 for κατά. τοῦ παρα- λόγου—cf. τῷ οὐκ εἰκότι below; explained in οἱ δ᾽ ἐκ πολλοῦ ... ἀντιτολμῶσιν: ‘worthy of our astonishing action,’ in offering battle with such inferior numbers. (τοῦ παρὰ πολὺ is explained to mean τοῦ παρὰ πολὺ προνενικηκέναι, but (1) this is not clear, (2) the previous victory has just been referred to and the probability of another sufficiently implied in κατὰ τὸ προνενικηκέναι: a new reason is now wanted, (3) the next section, introduced by γὰρ, is meaningless.)

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