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The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World
John RobertsJohn Roberts

seer descended from Melampus, resident at Argos, whence he joined the expedition of the Seven against Thebes. In one tradition, he died with all the other champions save Adrastus. Since he knew that the expedition was doomed, Amphiaraus was unwilling to go, but—as pre‐arranged with Adrastus—he was obliged to obey the judgement of his wife Eriphӯlē (sister of ... ...

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