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”2.3 and there is no River Sellëeis near the other Ephyras. Again, he says of the corselet of Meges: “"this corselet Phyleus once brought out of Ephyra, from the River Sellëeis."
”4 And thirdly, the man-slaying drugs: for Homer says that Odysseus came to Ephyra “"in search of a man-slaying drug, that he might have wherewithal to smear his arrows"
”5; and in speaking of Telemachus the wooers say: “"or else he means to go to the fertile soil of Ephyra, that from there he may bring deadly drugs"
”6; for Nestor, in his narrative of his war against the Epeians, introduces the daughter of Augeas, the king of the Epeians, as a mixer of drugs: “"I was the first that slew a man, even the spearman Mulius; he was a son-in-law of Augeias, having married his eldest daughter, and she knew all drugs that are nourished by the wide earth."
”7 But there is another River Sellëeis near Sicyon, and near the river a village Ephyra. And in the Agraean district of Aetolia there is a village Ephyra; its inhabitants are called Ephyri. And there are still other Ephyri, I mean the branch of the Perrhaebians who live near Macedonia (the Crannonians),8 as also those Thesprotian Ephyri of Cichyrus,9 which in earlier times was called Ephyra.
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