The Odyssey

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ISBN: HARVARD:HX5PXX
Release Date: 1871
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Author: Homer
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The Odyssey of Homer

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ISBN: HARVARD:HXPI3R
Release Date: 1802
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Author: Homer
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The Odyssey

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ISBN: HARVARD:HNAT19
Release Date: 1871
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Author: Homer
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The Odyssey

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ISBN: BSB:BSB10233203
Release Date: 1796
Number of pages: 284
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The Odyssey

Filename: the-odyssey.pdf
ISBN: 9780374224387
Release Date: 1998-11-15
Number of pages: 515
Author: Homer
Publisher: Macmillan

Download and read online The Odyssey in PDF and EPUB Presents the classic poem concerning the wanderings of the hero Odysseus and his miraculous return to Ithaca and a faithful wife


Chapman s Homer

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ISBN: 0691048916
Release Date: 2000
Number of pages: 497
Author: Homer
Publisher: Princeton University Press

Download and read online Chapman s Homer in PDF and EPUB George Chapman's translations of Homer are among the most famous in the English language. Keats immortalized the work of the Renaissance dramatist and poet in the sonnet "On First Looking into Chapman's Homer." Swinburne praised the translations for their "romantic and sometimes barbaric grandeur," their "freshness, strength, and inextinguishable fire." The great critic George Saintsbury (1845-1933) wrote: "For more than two centuries they were the resort of all who, unable to read Greek, wished to know what Greek was. Chapman is far nearer Homer than any modern translator in any modern language." This volume presents the original text of Chapman's translation of the Odyssey (1614-15), making only a small number of modifications to punctuation and wording where they might confuse the modern reader. The editor, Allardyce Nicoll, provides an introduction, textual notes, a glossary, and a commentary. Garry Wills's preface to the Odyssey explores how Chapman's less strained meter lets him achieve more delicate poetic effects as compared to the Iliad. Wills also examines Chapman's "fine touch" in translating "the warm and human sense of comedy" in the Odyssey. Oft of one wide expanse had I been told That deep-browed Homer ruled as his demesne; Yet did I never breathe its pure serene Till I heard Chapman speak out loud and bold. --John Keats


Homer s The Odyssey

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ISBN: 9780791094259
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages: 263
Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Download and read online Homer s The Odyssey in PDF and EPUB Presents a collection of critical essays on the ancient Greek epic that analyze its structure, characters, plot, and themes.


The Lost Books of the Odyssey

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ISBN: 9781446477632
Release Date: 2011-06-01
Number of pages: 240
Author: Zachary Mason
Publisher: Random House

Download and read online The Lost Books of the Odyssey in PDF and EPUB After ten years' journeying Odysseus returns, again and again, to Ithaca. Each time he finds something different: his patient wife Penelope has betrayed him and married; his arrival accelerates time and he watches his family age and die in front of him; he walks into an empty house in ruins; he returns but is so bored he sets sail again to repeat his voyage; he comes back to find Penelope is dead. In these forty-four retellings of passages from Homer's Odyssey, Zachary Mason uses Homer's linear narrative and explodes it: presenting alternative and contradictory fragments of familiar stories - the Trojan Horse, the Cyclops, Circe, the Sirens - allowing us to see Homer's masterpiece afresh. Elegant, provocative and utterly fascinating, The Lost Books of the Odyssey seems destined to become a modern classic.


The Odyssey Literary Touchstone Edition

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ISBN: 9781580493895
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Number of pages: 278
Author: Homer
Publisher: Prestwick House Inc

Download and read online The Odyssey Literary Touchstone Edition in PDF and EPUB This Prestwick House Literary Touchstone Classic? includes a glossary and reader?s notes to help the modern reader contend with the Odyssey?s vocabulary and references to Greek mythology.The epic tale of Odysseus? ten-year journey after the defeat of Troy is, at once, a thrilling adventure story, a passionate love story, and a fantasy rooted in ancient history. It is also the cornerstone on which much of Western literature and thought is based. Three thousand years after ancient bards plucked their lyres and sang the adventures of gods and heroes, we still see much of ourselves in the tales of Odysseus and his men as they battle natural and supernatural forces?and their own human nature?to find their way home.


The Odyssey of Homer

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ISBN: 0819628816
Release Date: 2000
Number of pages: 429
Author: Butcher,S.H..
Publisher: Biblo & Tannen Publishers

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The Meaning of Meat and the Structure of the Odyssey

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ISBN: 9780521111201
Release Date: 2013-04-18
Number of pages: 191
Author: Egbert J. Bakker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Download and read online The Meaning of Meat and the Structure of the Odyssey in PDF and EPUB A literary study of the Odyssey based on the central economic and symbolic importance of the eating of meat.


First Thirteen Books of the Odyssey of Homer

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ISBN: HARVARD:32044085124881
Release Date: 1896
Number of pages: 249
Author: Homer
Publisher:

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Homer The Odyssey

Filename: homer-the-odyssey.pdf
ISBN: 0521539781
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages: 103
Author: Jasper Griffin
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Download and read online Homer The Odyssey in PDF and EPUB This handy guide will introduce students to a text that has been fundamental to literature for nearly 3000 years.


The Odyssey

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ISBN: 9780763642662
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 248
Author: Gareth Hinds
Publisher: Candlewick Press

Download and read online The Odyssey in PDF and EPUB Retells, in graphic novel format, Homer's epic tale of Odysseus, the ancient Greek hero who encounters witches and other obstacles on his journey home after fighting in the Trojan War.


The Odyssey of Homer

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ISBN: 0192750755
Release Date: 2000
Number of pages: 271
Author: Barbara Leonie Picard
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Download and read online The Odyssey of Homer in PDF and EPUB Recounts Odysseus' long journey home from the Trojan War, and the unusual encounters he had with the Sirens, the cyclops Polyphemus, and Circe the enchantress.