(photo on external web page)
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GODS & MYTHS
Assembly of the Gods
LITERATURE
Ancient
HomerOdyssey Cycles1537 - Odyssea (printed Augsburg: Weissenhorn)
HomerOdyssey Book I: The gods decide to allow Ulysses to return, Minerva speaks to Telemachusvv. 26-79: At the Council of gods, Jupiter agrees to Minerva's request to allow Ulysses's return
HomerOdyssey Book V: Ulysses leaves Calypso, is shipwrecked and washed ashore the islands of the Phaeaciansvv. 1-42: Minerva persuades Jupiter to permit the return of Ulysses
Further details
Repeated on 19v for Book V
ARTIST/CREATOR
Augsburg
DATE
1537
LOCATION
n/a
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
HomerOdyssea. Das seind die aller zierlichsten und lustigsten vier und zwaintzig bücher ... Homeri (VD16 H 4708), Augsburg (Weißenhorn), 1537, fol. 1r
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RELATIONS
complete digital copy of illustrated text (external website)
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München
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