Alither was a sage from the city of Lyrabar in Impiltur.
Alither studied the legends of Adhe Wood in the Vast and believed that the many mutant spiders there were produced by a diseased or magically altered deepspawn named "the Father of Spiders".
- ↑ Ed Greenwood (November 1998). The City of Ravens Bluff. (TSR, Inc), p. 148. ISBN 0-7869-1195-6.