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LITERATURE
Ancient
→ Homer → Iliad → Book I: Agamemnon has to return Chryseis to her father and takes instead Briseis, who had been promised to Achilles, causing his wrath → vv. 44-52: Moved by Chryses's prayer, Apollo sends the plague over the Greeks
Milan,
Biblioteca Ambrosiana
Cod. F 205 Inf., plate 1 (fol. 1v)
late 5th century-early 6th century
Vatican City,
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Vat. gr. 1626, fol. 1v (Book I)
1477
Vatican City,
Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana
Vat. gr. 1626, fol. 2r (Book I)
1477
Mai, plate 1
1819