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[3] For he was the first Greek, as Duris writes, to whom the cities erected altars and made sacrifices as to a god, the first also to whom songs of triumph were sung. One of these is handed down, and begins as follows:—
The general of sacred Hellas
who came from wide-spaced Sparta
will we sing, O! Io! Paean.

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