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Herodotus, The Histories (ed. A. D. Godley) 96 0 Browse Search
Pausanias, Description of Greece 84 0 Browse Search
Diodorus Siculus, Library 12 0 Browse Search
P. Ovidius Naso, Metamorphoses (ed. Brookes More) 6 0 Browse Search
Polybius, Histories 4 0 Browse Search
Demosthenes, Speeches 11-20 4 0 Browse Search
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Isocrates, Evagoras (ed. George Norlin), section 14 (search)
In the first place Aeacus,Aeacus, son of Zeus and Aegina, was renowned for his piety. son of Zeus and ancestor of the family of the Teucridae, was so distinguished that when a drought visited the Greeks and many persons had perished, and when the magnitude of the calamity had passed all bounds, the leaders of the cities came as suppliants to him; for they thought that, by reason of his kinship with Zeus and his piety, they would most quickly obtain from the gods relief from the woes that afflicted them.
Isocrates, Evagoras (ed. George Norlin), section 15 (search)
Having gained their desire, they were saved and built in Aegina a templeThis was the Aiakeion, described by Pausanias ii. 29. to be shared by all the Greeks on the very spot where he had offered his prayer. During his entire stay among men he ever enjoyed the fairest repute, and after his departure from life it is said that he sits by the side of Pluto and KorePersephone. in the enjoyment of the highest honors.Aeacus, Minos, and Rhadamanthys were reputed to be the judges in the world of the dead.