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Headword: Autoaplotês
Adler number: alpha,4483
Translated headword: simplicity itself
Vetting Status: high
"But in character the king/emperor was simplicity itself, and a certain muted reasonableness [was a feature of his character], and [he was] pliant and agreeable when it came to beneficences, and serious and intense when it came to action."
Greek Original:
Autoaplotês: all' ho te basileus ton tropon ên autoaplotês, kai siôpôsa tis epieikeia, kai pros tas dôreas hugros kai katapherês, kai pros tas praxeis barus kai suntetamenos.
The quotation (again, more briefly, at the end of upsilon 35) is unidentifiable.
Keywords: biography; ethics; historiography
Translated by: William Hutton on 31 March 2002@23:00:53.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note and keywords) on 12 April 2002@04:32:51.
David Whitehead (anothwer keyword; cosmetics) on 6 March 2011@04:42:32.
David Whitehead on 3 May 2012@04:15:49.


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