Zeno's game of τάβλη (A.P. ix. 482).

  title={Zeno's game of $\tau$ά$\beta$$\lambda$$\eta$ (A.P. ix. 482).},
  author={Roland G. Austin},
  journal={The Journal of Hellenic Studies},
  pages={202 - 205}
  • R. Austin
  • Published 1934
  • Art
  • The Journal of Hellenic Studies
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