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BOOK III.

`He entreated all the Achaeans,
Chiefly the two who commanded the host, the children of
Atreus,' (38)
the poet speaks in his own person, and does not seek to delude us into the belief that another is the speaker and not himself; but after that he speaks in the person of Chryses, and does his best endeavor to persuade us that the speaker is not Homer but the aged priest. And further, it is almost in this form that he has composed the whole narrative of events at Troy, of the things which happened at Ithaca and throughout the Odyssey."
" It is true."
" Have we not then equally a narrative both in the speeches which the poet gives from time to time, and in the passages which come between the speeches?"
" Yes, doubtless."
" But when he speaks in the person of another, shall we not say that, as far as possible, he conforms his own style to that of each character whom he introduces as the speaker?"
" We certainly shall."
" Then when one puts on the likeness of another in voice or gesture, is not that imitation of the man whose character he assumes ? "
" Of course it is."
" In such a case then, as it seems, both Homer and the other poets employ imitation in constructing their story."

38. Iliad, i, 15.

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