Note 077
From Chapter 42 of the Decline & Fall

Xenophon, who had encountered the Colchians in his retreat, (Anabasis, l. iv. p. 320, 343, 348, edit. Hutchinson; and Foster's Dissertation, p. liii. - lviii., in Spelman's English version, vol. ii.,) styles them Ancient Greek Before the conquest of Mithridates, they are named by Appian, Ancient Greek(de Bell. Mithridatico, c. 15, tom. i. p. 661, of the last and best edition, by John Schweighaeuser. Lipsiae, 1785 8 vols. largo octavo.)

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