or MENAECHMUS (Μάναιχμος
A native of Sicyon, who lived in the time of the first Ptolemy.
He was the son of a man named Alcibius or Alcibiades.
He wrote an account of Alexander the Great; a treatise περὶ τεχνιτῶν
, quoted by Athenaeus, ii. p. 65a., and elsewhere; and a treatise entitled Σικυωνιακά
, quoted by Athenaeus, vi. p. 271d. Menaechmus is also quoted by the scholiast on Pindar (Pind. N. 2.1
), and by Pliny, Plin. Nat. 4.12. s. 21
. (Suid. s. v. Μάναιχμος
Vossius, de Hist. Gr.
p. 102, ed. Westermann.) [MENAECHMUS.]