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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. 334-348: At Achilles's command, Patroclus surrenders Briseis to Agamemnon's herolds
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
John Flaxman's Umrisse zu Homer's Ilias und Odyssee, gestochen von E. Riepenhausen, plate 1
circa 1793