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which of these two translations is in better Latin?

I've gotten a couple Latin translations of Herodotus, and I'm trying to figure out which one has better Latinity. I'm confident they're both grammatically correct, but which one is stylistically ...
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cum/tum and the Latin version of Herodotus

I've started reading Johann Schweighäuser's 1822 translation into Latin of Herodotus' Histories, and already the first sentence is giving me some trouble. The Greek, which I can puzzle my way through ...