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  • A hero Nauplius took part in the Argonautic expedition; another was king of Euboea.
  • He points out some resemblances between these three books and the Argonautic fables, among them the circumstance that a fountain Artacia occurs in both.
  • In the Argonautic story this fountain is placed in the neighbourhood of Cyzicus, and answers to an actual fountain known in historical times.
  • Kirchhoff argues that the Artacia of the Argonautic story must have been taken from the real Artacia, and the Artacia of the Odyssey again from that of the Argonautic story.
  • Or it may be that the Artacia of the Odyssey suggested the name to the colonists of Cyzicus, whence it was adopted into the later versions of the Argonautic story.
 

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