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 p74  Alaea

Article by Leonhard Schmitz, Ph.D., F.R.S.E., Rector of the High School of Edinburgh
on p74 of

William Smith, D.C.L., LL.D.:
A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, John Murray, London, 1875.

ALAEA (Ἀλαῖα), games which were annually celebrated at the festival of Athens, surnamed Alea, near Tegea, in the neighbourhood of the magnificent temple of the same goddess (Paus. VIII.47 § 3).

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