Head of Polyphemos, Greek or Roman, Hellenistic or Imperial Period, about 150 BC or later

Polyphemos, from The Odyssey, read by Jeremiah Kissel

When Odysseus and his men take refuge in the cave of the one-eyed Cyclops Polyphemos, he asks the giant to welcome them as Zeus would wish. Hear the reply of Polyphemos in Robert Fagles’s translation of The Odyssey, read by Jeremiah Kissel.

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