In the Iliad, a Chimera is a grotesque animal jumble, “lion-fronted and snake behind, a goat in the middle.”
Working on a translation of the Iliad, she stops to consider: "There were an awful lot of the dead in Homer."
From Jane Eyre to The Iliad, literature gets a gangsta makeover in this viral rap video titled “B*tches in Bookshops.”
Tyson gave his roast in the form of iconic poetry, drawing on The Iliad, Shakespeare, and Emily Dickinson to deliver his barbs.
Waiting for the Barbarians By Daniel Mendelsohn A master classicist takes on subjects from the ‘Iliad’ to ‘Avatar.’
The "Iliad" had Porphyry's comment; it was a copy of a rare edition, and was richly bound.
The Iliad and Odyssey became text-books for the instruction of Greek youth.
Homer never could have produced the Iliad, had he learned grammar and rhetoric and criticism.
Ho' mer—the greatest of the Greek poets and author of the "Iliad" and "Odyssey."
In the smaller houses the females occupy the upper story; the place assigned them also, by Homer in the Iliad and Odyssey.
from Latin Ilias (genitive Iliadis), from Greek Ilias poiesis "poem of Ilion" (Troy), literally "city of Ilius," the mythical founder.