Type 4649
(formerly typ/2722)

Αἱ πρὶν μέγισται φανερῶς εὐπραξίαι,
τὰ συνεχῆ τρόπαια καὶ ναυκρατίαι,
αἱ τῶν μεγάλων πραγμάτων εὐπραγίαι,
ὑφ’ ὧν ἀνηνέχθησαν εἰς ὕψος θράσους
Περσοκρατῶν Ἕλληνες οἱ πάλαι γόνοι,
πρὸς δυστυχίας τῆς πανωλέθρου χάος
ἄρτι κατηνέχθησαν, ἀντιπνευσάσης
τῆς εὐτυχίας εἰς μακρὰν ἀτυχίαν.
Text source K. Hude, 1973, Scholia in Thucydidem ad optimos codices collata, New York: 406
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Critical text
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s) Thucydides (5th c. BC)
Number of verses 8
Occurrence(s) [21202] αἱ πρὶν μέγισται φανερῶς εὐπραξίαι [1476-1500]
MILAN - Biblioteca Ambrosiana I 25 sup. [1476-1500] (f. 300r)
(8 verses)

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Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 21: "Scholium in Thucydidem (7.87.6)"
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