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→ 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.500-527:Thetis begs Jupiter to grant the Trojans victories until Briseis is returned to Achilles, he grants it
Biblioteca Ambrosiana
Cod. F 205 Inf., plate 9 (fol. 8v)
late 5th century-early 6th century
Iliad of Homer engraved from the compositions of John Flaxman, R.A., plate 5 (To be inserted after pl. 2 of the first edition)
Mai, plate 9