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eBook The Odyssey of Homer (The Library of liberal arts ; LLA 225) (English and Ancient Greek Edition) ePub

by Homerus.

  • ISBN: 0672614154
  • Category: Poetry
  • Subcategory: Literature
  • Author: Homerus.
  • Language: English Ancient Greek
  • Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Co; 1st edition (June 1, 1977)
  • Pages: 416
  • ePub book: 1174 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1102 kb
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Odyssey by Homer, February 1991, MacMillan Publishing Company.

Odyssey by Homer, February 1991, MacMillan Publishing Company. The Odyssey (/ˈɒdəsi/; Greek: Ὀδύσσεια, Odýsseia) is one of two major ancient Greek epic poems attributed to Homer. It is, in part, a sequel to the Iliad, the other work ascribed to Homer. Now one of the great translators of our time presents us with the Odyssey, Homer's best-loved poem, recounting Odysseus' wanderings after the Trojan War. With wit and wile, the "man of twists and turns" meets the challenges of gods and monsters, only to return after twenty years to a home besieged by his wife's suitors.

Title: The Odyssey, Homer ; a new translation by Peter Green. Other titles: Odyssey. English (Green) Description: Oakland, California : University of California Press, Includes bibliographical references and index. Identifiers: LCCN 2017029463 (print) LCCN 2017032327 (ebook) ISBN 9780520966871 (eBook) ISBN 9780520293632 (cloth : alk. paper) Subjects: LCSH: Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)-Poetry. Epic poetry, Greek-Translations into English. Classification: LCC PA4025. A5 (ebook) LCC PA4025. A5 G74 2018 (print) DDC 883/.

The Odyssey (Gr: Odysseia ) is the second of the two epic poems attributed to the ancient Greek poet Homer (the first .

The Odyssey (Gr: Odysseia ) is the second of the two epic poems attributed to the ancient Greek poet Homer (the first being The Iliad ), and usually considered the second extant work of Western literature. It was probably composed near the end of the 8th Century BCE and is, in part, a sequel to The Iliad. Ten years after the Fall of Troy, and twenty years after the Greek hero Odysseus first set out from his home in Ithaca to fight with the other Greeks against the Trojans, Odysseus’ son Telemachus and his wife Penelope are beset with over a hundred suitors who are trying to persuade Penelope that her husband is dead and that she should marry one. of them.

Translated by Murray, A T. Loeb Classical Library Volumes. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1919. In addition to the translation the book contains the source Greek texts, Murray and Dimock's introduction and footnotes, and an index of proper names. NOTE: I have quoted from the Shewring translation on the biography pages of Theoi.

The Odyssey of Homer by Homer, translated by William Cowper. The Odyssey is one of the two major ancient Greek epic poems (the other being the Iliad), attributed to the poet Homer. The poem is commonly dated to between 800 and 600 bc. The poem is, in part, a sequel to the Iliad, and concerns the events that befall the Greek hero Odysseus in his long journey back to his native land Ithaca after the fall of Troy. The spelling and hyphenation in the original are inconsistent and have not been changed in this text.

Morris, William, 1834-1896 You can read The Odyssey of Homer 1-2 by Morris, William.

Morris, William, 1834-1896 You can read The Odyssey of Homer 1-2 by Morris, William, 1834-1896 in our library for absolutely free. Read various fiction books with us in our e-reader.

Penguin Classics Minoan Library Books Ancient Greece I Love Books. The Odyssey: The Story of Odysseus (Signet Classics) 9780451530684 on eBid United States. Free Audiobooks in the Public Domain - great way to give great literature to your students. Free audio versions of classic books. New York: Vintage Books.

Only 8 left in stock (more on the way). Every generation must have its own translations of Homer, but a good place for an aspiring translator to start will always be the Loeb library: translations facing the original Greek, a reasonable price, a cover design that doesn't try to look especially modern.

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book. ++++ The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to ensure edition identification: ++++ <title> The Odyssey Of Homer<edition> 5<author> Homerus<translated by> William Cowper<publisher> Baldwin, 1820<subjects> Literary Criticism; Ancient & Classical; Literary Criticism / Ancient & Classical