1. [ALCMENE.] 2.
A woman of Troezen, whom Theseus was said to have carried off.
After slaying her sons, he violated her daughters. (Plut. Thes. 29.) [L.S]
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.