Quantcast
[ 3 / biz / cgl / ck / diy / fa / g / ic / jp / lit / sci / tg / vr ] [ index / top / reports / report a bug ] [ 4plebs / archived.moe / rbt ]

2017/01/28: An issue regarding the front page of /jp/ has been fixed. Also, thanks to all who contacted us about sponsorship.

/lit/ - Literature


View post   

[ Toggle deleted replies ]
File: 364 KB, 353x500, illid.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
12940166 No.12940166 [DELETED]  [Reply] [Original]

Wait,what? That's it? Where was the wooden horse and all that other cool shit?

>> No.12940183

The Homeric cycle was made up of several other poems that we've lost.

>> No.12940191

>>12940166
The story of the Trojan Horse is referenced in Book II of the Aeneid. Granted, the Aeneid was written centuries later in Latin instead of Greek but it sheds light on the Homeric origin of the story like >>12940183 said.

>> No.12940246

>>12940191
... it was also referenced in the odyssey

>> No.12940256

Oops, we fucking lost five epics of the cycle

>> No.12940273
File: 962 KB, 1048x675, A2B5E77E-A261-4A34-B304-2F4773E950AA.png [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
12940273

>>12940256

hahah good thing we live in the modern era and we won't lose things like that anymore -
>the museum in brazil
>the notre dame cathedral

>> No.12940299

>>12940273
everything is lost eventually (that includes you & i).

>> No.12940309

>>12940166
Narrated in a flashback in the Odyssey by Odisseus.

>>
Name (leave empty)
Comment (leave empty)
Name
E-mail
Subject
Comment
Password [?]Password used for file deletion.
reCAPTCHA
Action