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He was famed for great knowledge and skill in horsemanship, being as dexterous on horseback as a Tartar.
for the Barmecides were famed for their liberality and generosity.
The men of Argos, again, and those who held the walls of Tiryns, with Hermione, and Asine upon the gulf; Troezene, Eionae, and the vineyard lands of Epidaurus; the Achaean youths, moreover, who came from Aegina and Mases; these were led by Diomed of the loud battle-cry, and Sthenelus son of famed Capaneus.