Agamemnon - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- son of Atreus; king of Mycenae, and leader of the Greeks in the Trojan War
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lebrated the exploits of Agamemnon, ever boiled congers?"
Achilles as reproaching Agamemnon, and saying [ Il_1'225
on, slays Cassandra with Agamemnon himself, when the monar
ce, the daughter of Creon; and Agamemnon on account of Cas
also he admires Agamemnon for his beauty, and uses the
it out, as Aeschylus' Agamemnon says,) about courtesans
and said,- & "O son of Agamemnon, now the Gods & Grant
ynnus was a favourite of Agamemnon; and that they first
According to tradition, Agamemnon had cursed the warriors
nce [Homer, Il_2'434]: & Atreides, glorious king of men,
is filling the part of Agamemnon or Thersites, will perf
the Greeks sailed with Agamemnon against Troy, Asia was
eign, but [at this time] Agamemnon and Menelaus the Mycena
tes, for 65 years. After them, Agamemnon, for 30 years.
reachery of Orestes the son of Agamemnon. His successor
he wrote the deeds of Agamemnon ? Antagoras replied:
of Demophon. When Agamemnon demanded to take it, Demophon
you would not have seen Agamemnon shirking [ Iliad 4.223
of Cicilia; a leader of Italian bandits, early 1st century B.C.
There was one Agamemnon, a Cilician, who on account
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