LETHE

ΛΗΘΗ

1. The personification of oblivion, is called by Hesiod (Theog. 227) a daughter of Eris.

2. A river in the lower world likewise bore the name of Lethe. [See HADES.]

The Waters of Lethe and the Plain of Elysium, by John Stanhope (1829-1908), English Pre-Raphaelite painter

The Waters of Lethe and the Plain of Elysium, by John Stanhope (1829-1908), English Pre-Raphaelite painter