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Homer

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Most widely held works by Homer
The Odyssey by Homer( Book )

2,512 editions published between 1556 and 2020 in 19 languages and held by 49,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new translation of the epic poem retells the story of Odysseus's ten-year voyage home to Ithaca after the Trojan War
The Iliad of Homer by Homer( Book )

4,945 editions published between 1474 and 2021 in 49 languages and held by 28,949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A line-by-line rendering of the great epic retells, in free-running lines of six-beat verse, the great matter of the Trojan War, Achilles' and Hector's fallible heroism and deaths, and the comings and goings of gods and men
The Iliad by Homer( Book )

1,144 editions published between 1502 and 2020 in 22 languages and held by 26,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The centuries old epic about the wrath of Achilles is rendered into modern English verse by a renowned translator and accompanied by an introduction that reassesses the identity of Homer. In Robert Fagles' beautifully rendered text, the Iliad overwhelms us afresh. The huge themes godlike, yet utterly human of savagery and calculation, of destiny defied, of triumph and grief compel our own humanity. Time after time, one pauses and re-reads before continuing. Fagles' voice is always that of a poet and scholar of our own age as he conveys the power of Homer. Robert Fagles and Bernard Knox are to be congratulated and praised on this admirable work
Die Odyssee by Homer( Book )

3,149 editions published between 1510 and 2019 in 46 languages and held by 8,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Na de val van Troje moet Odysseus vele jaren rondzwerven voor hij kan terugkeren naar zijn geliefde Ithaca
The Odyssey by Homer( Recording )

253 editions published between 1967 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 4,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Greek epic tells of the adventures of the hero Odysseus during his perilous and protracted journey home from the Trojan War
The Iliad by Homer( Recording )

196 editions published between 1966 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 3,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When Paris of Troy fell in love with Helen of Sparta and took her to his homeland, the princes of Greece launched a fleet of a thousand ships filled with armed men to bring her back. Led by Helen's brother-in-law, Agamemnon, this immense force would besiege Troy for 10 years in a staggering effort to rescue the princess. The Iliad is the story of Achilles, the greatest warrior of this decade-long war, and his desperate but ultimately futile battle against the once magnificent city."--Container
The Odyssey of Homer : Translated from the Greek, by Alexander Pope, Esq. by Homer( )

119 editions published between 1753 and 2018 in English and held by 1,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Homeric hymns by Homer( Book )

338 editions published between 1785 and 2017 in 13 languages and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Homeric Hymns have survived for two and a half millennia because of their captivating stories, beautiful language, and religious significance. Well before the advent of writing in Greece, they were performed by traveling bards at religious events, competitions, banquets, and festivals. These thirty-four poems invoking and celebrating the gods of ancient Greece raise questions that humanity still struggles with-questions about our place among others and in the world. Known as ""Homeric"" because they were composed in the same meter, dialect, and style as Homer's Iliad and Odyssey, these hymn"
Odyssea Homeri a Francisco Griffolino Aretino in latinum translata : die lateinische Odyssee-Übersetzung des Francesco Griffolini by Homer( )

12 editions published in 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In about the year 1462 Francesco Griffolini of Arezzo translated the Odyssey of Homer into Latin at the behest of Pope Pius II. In contrast to the most important of his predecessors in the field of Homer translation, Leontius Pilatus, who was still completely committed to the medieval method of literal translation, Griffolini made use of the skills acquired from the masters of humanist Latin and created a prose text which also appealed to classical criteria. This volume offers a critical text of this Odyssey translation edited on the basis of the manuscripts. The extensive introduction provides information about the life and work of Francesco Griffolini, examines his method of translation and clarifies the manuscript transmission of the text. The edition represents a contribution to the history of Homer translation in the Italian renaissance and forms an important basis for further study of the reception of Homer in humanism."--Publisher's website
Iliad by Homer( Book )

9 editions published between 1611 and 2012 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The vividness of Homer's language, his large-scale rhythms and hard edges, are laid bare in this new translation--as is the bracing speech of his gods and mortals and, above all, the boldness of his narrative strokes."--Jacket
The anger of Achilles : Homer's Iliad by Homer( Book )

19 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war between the Greeks and the Trojans has reached a fever pitch. Offended by Agamemnon, the great Greek warrior Achilles is in his tent, refusing to fight. But then Trojan prince Hector slaughters Patroclus, Achilles' close friend. Willing or not, Achilles must take revenge for his friend's death, even if it will result in his own. The Anger of Achilles is a novelized interpretation of Homer's Iliad, told by noted classicist and historical novelist Robert Graves. In this innovative take on the classic tale, Achilles comes to life in all his vivid rage, bravery, passion, and lust for battle. Combining his advanced expertise in ancient Greek warfare and culture with a talent for telling a compelling story, Robert Graves is the ideal translator to bring this ancient epic of war to a modern audience
The Odyssey of Homer : a new verse translation by Homer( Book )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1990 verse translation of Homer's epic Greek poem, telling of the trails and exile, return and revenge of Odysseus, featuring twelve engravings by Italian-born painter Marialuisa De Romans
Homers Ilias : Gesamtkommentar (Basler Kommentar/BK) by Homer( )

1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 1,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Homers Ilias by Homer( )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in German and Greek, Ancient and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad : the story of Achillês by Homer( Book )

46 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in English and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer's classical account of the war between the Greeks and the Trojans from Agamemnon's visit by the priest Chryses to the burial of Hektor
The Iliad : of Homer. Translated from the Greek, by Alexander Pope, Esq by Homer( )

77 editions published between 1763 and 2018 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer's Odyssey by Homer( Book )

107 editions published between 1810 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For George Chapman (1559-1634) his translation of Homer was 'the work that I was born to do'. The publication of his Iliad and Odyssey together in 1616 was a landmark in English literature, but until now there has been no edition which modernises his spelling and punctuation and also provides detailed help in grasping his often obscure language, and in understanding how and why he translated Homer in the particular way he did. This edition of the Odyssey, a companion to Robert Miola's edition of the Iliad, aims to bring Chapman's rendering alive for the modern reader. Its literary, philosophical, and religious context is explained in an Introduction and in footnotes, and side- and end-glosses clarify Chapman's English. His Odyssey is not only a stylistic masterpiece of seventeenth-century English: it constitutes a profound and moving interpretation - still relevant after four hundred years - of Homer's story of the suffering and grace implicit in the human condition. Through its teeming diversity of events, settings, and characters Homer and his first English translator explore the question of what it means to be human in a complex and threatening world
The Odyssey by Homer( Book )

37 editions published between 1876 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HOMER, The works assigned to Homer include the earliest and greatest European epic poems, but nothing is known of their Greek author (if not authors) unless it is that his country was Ionia in Asia Minor. To the ancients Homeric poetry at first was all the old epics, especially about Thebes and Troy; then 'Homer' was credited only with the Iliad and the Odyssey which we still have, and some minor poems of which we include Homeric Hymns in the volume containing Hesoid. The 24 books of the Iliad concern the 'anger of Achilles' during the war of the Greeks against Troy, extending from Achilles' quarrel with Agamemnon to the burial of Hector. The Odyssey presents the fortunes of Odysseus and his son Telamachus after the fall of Troy, and Odysseus' return home to Ithaca and his revenge on the rapacious suitors of his wife Penelope. It would require a book to list the work of scholarship done on these marvellous narratives of which part at least of the greatness can be suggested in translation
Iliad by Homer( )

34 editions published between 1880 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Book XXII recounts the climax of the Iliad: the fatal encounter between the main defender of Troy and the greatest warrior of the Greeks, which results in the death of Hector and Achilles' revenge for the death of his friend Patroclus; but at the same time adumbrates Achilles' own death and the fall of Troy. The introduction summarises central debates in Homeric scholarship, such as the circumstances of composition and the literary interpretation of an oral poem, and offers synoptic discussions of the structure of the Iliad, the role of the narrator, similes and epithets. There is a separate section on language, which provides a compact list of the most frequent Homeric characteristics. While the introduction is mainly geared at intermediate and advanced students, the commentary is designed for use by both students and professional classicists: it offers up-to-date linguistic guidance, and elucidates narrative techniques, typical elements and central themes"--
The Iliad : of Homer. Translated by Mr. Pope by Homer( )

78 editions published between 1718 and 1796 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Iliad
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The Iliad of HomerThe IliadDie OdysseeThe OdysseyThe IliadThe Homeric hymnsOdyssea Homeri a Francisco Griffolino Aretino in latinum translata : die lateinische Odyssee-Übersetzung des Francesco GriffoliniIliad
Alternative Names
éOmīros

Gomer.

Gomer 700-talet f.Kr

Gomer, auteur prétendu

Gomer ca. 800 v.Chr

Gomer, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Gomer ca. v8. Jh.

Hamėr

Hema

Hema ca. 800 v.Chr

Hema, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Ho-ma

Hoéimeéar

Hoémēros

Hóiméar

Hom.

Homa

Hōmar ca. v8. Jh

Homara

Homeérosz

Homér

Homer 700-talet f.Kr

Homer ältester namentlich bekannter griechischer Dichter

Homer Ancient Greek epic poet, author of the Iliad and the Odyssey

Homer ancient Greek epic poet, traditionally considered as the author of the Iliad and the Odyssey

Homer, auteur prétendu

Homer Author

Homer ca. 800 v.Chr

Homer, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Homer ca. v8. Jh.

Homér činný 8. století př. Kr

Homer, činný 8. stor. pred Kr.

Homer epik grecki

Homer gilt als Autor der Ilias und Odyssee

Homér grécky epický básnik

Homer gresk forfatter

Homer književnik

Homer mutmaßlicher Autor der Ilias und Odyssee

Homer poet și rapsod grec

Homer S.VIII a.C.?

Homer suposat autor grec de la Ilíada i l'Odissea

Homeras

Homère

Homère 08..?-08..? av. J.-C.

Homère 700-talet f.Kr

Homère ca. 800 v.Chr

Homère, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Homère ca. v8. Jh

Homère činný 8. století př. Kr

Homère poète épique de la Grèce antique, auteur de l'Illiade et de l'Odyssée

Homeri

Homeri ca. 800 v.Chr

Homeri, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Homero.

Homero 700-talet f.Kr

Homero ca. 800 v.Chr

Homero, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Homero ca. v8. Jh.

Homero eble legenda helena poeto, al kiu estas atribuitaj Iliado kaj Odiseado

Homero poeta da antiga Grecia considerado o pai da cultura grega

Homero poeta de la antigua Grecia

Homero poeta griegu antiguu

Homero ( S. 8 a.C.)

Homero Taga-ugma a Griego a mannaniw ti epiko

Hômêrôs

Homeros antiikin Kreikan runoilija, jota on perinteisesti pidetty Iliaan ja Odysseian kirjoittajana

Homeros Antik grekisk poet, vanligtvis ansedd som författare för Illiaden och Odysséen

Homeros, auteur prétendu

Homēros ca. 800 v.Chr

Homēros, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Homēros ca. v8. Jh

Homeros ca. v8. Jh Grammatiker

Homeros ca. v8. Jh Tragiker

Homeros ca. v8. Jh von Byzantion

Homeros ca. v8. Jh von Byzanz

Homéros, činný 8. stor. pred Kr.

Homeros Grammatiker ca. v8. Jh.

Hómēros Nhà thơ Hy Lạp

Homeros [Tragiker]

Homeros Tragiker ca. v8. Jh.

Homeros von Byzantion ca. v8. Jh.

Homeros von Byzanz ca. v8. Jh.

Homerosi

Homerosi ca. v8. Jh.

Homerosŭ

Homérosz

Homérosz ca. 800 v.Chr

Homérosz, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Homérosz ca. v8. Jh

Homérosz, činný 8. stor. pred Kr.

Homérosz görög költő

Homērs

Homeru

Homērus

Homerus 700-talet f.Kr

Homerus ca. v8. Jh Colophonius

Homerus ca. v8. Jh Colophonus

Homerus ca. v8. Jh Dramatiker

Homerus ca. v8. Jh Dramatist

Homerus ca. v8. Jh Epicus

Homerus ca. v8. Jh of Byzantium

Homerus činný 8. století př. Kr

Homerus, činný 8. stor. pred Kr.

Homerus [Colophonius]

Homerus Colophonius ca. v8. Jh.

Homerus [Colophonus]

Homerus Colophonus ca. v8. Jh.

Homerus dichter uit Griekenland (800v Chr-800v Chr)

Homerus dichter uit het oude Griekenland

Homerus [Dramatiker]

Homerus Dramatiker ca. v8. Jh.

Homerus Dramatist ca. v8. Jh.

Homerus Epicus

Homerus Epicus ca. v8. Jh.

Homerus of Byzantium ca. v8. Jh.

Homerus Pseudo

Homervs

Hómīros

Homirus

Houmero

Hozmaj

Hūmar ca. v8. Jh

Hůmer

Hūmir ca. v8. Jh

Hūmīrūs

Hūmīrūs 700-talet f.Kr

Hūmīrūs ca. 800 v.Chr

Hūmīrūs, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Hūmīrūs ca. v8. Jh

Huomers

Omçros

Omer

Omero.

Omero 700-talet f.Kr

Omero, auteur prétendu

Omero ca. 800 v.Chr

Omero, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Omero ca. v8. Jh.

Omero činný 8. století př. Kr

Omero poeta epico greco antico, tradizionalmente considerato autore dell'Iliade e dell'Odissea

Omero poeta greco autore dell'Iliade e dell'Odissea

Omero sec. 8 a. C.

Omero sec. VIII a.C.

Omêros

Omēros ca. 800 v.Chr

Omēros, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Omeru

Omir

́Omīros

Omiros 700-talet f.Kr

Omiros ca. v8. Jh.

Omīrou.

Pseudo-Homer

Pseudo-Homer ca. v8. Jh.

Pseudo-Homerus

Pseudo-Homerus ca. v8. Jh.

Pseudo Omero

Umer

Uoma

Ὁéμηρος

Ὅμηρος

Ὅμηρος 08..?-08..? av. J.-C.

Όμηρος 700-talet f.Kr

Ὅμηρος, auteur prétendu

Ὁμηρος ca. 800 v.Chr

Ὁμηρος, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Όμηρος περ. 8ος αιώνας π.Χ

Όμηρος συγγραφέας των ποιητικών κειμένων της Ιλιάδας και της Οδύσσειας

Гамер

Гамэр

Гамэр старажытнагрэцкі эпічны паэт

Гомер

Гомер, auteur prétendu

Гомер ca. 800 v.Chr

Гомер, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

Гомер древнегреческий поэт-сказитель

Омер

Омир

Омир Омир Уикипедия

Хомер

Ҳомер

Һомер

Հոմերոս

האמער

האמעראס

הומירוס

הומר

הומרוס

הומרוס גדול משוררי יוון

میلر لندینق، آلاسکا

هومر.

هوميروس

ھۆمیرۆس

ہومر

होमर

होमर प्राचीन ग्रिक कवि, लियाद र ओडेसीका रचीता

হোমার

হোমার প্রাচীন গ্রিক মহাকবি

হোমাৰ

ਹੋਮਰ

ହୋମର

ஓமர்

హోమర్

ಹೋಮರ್

ഹോമർ

โฮเมอร์

ໂຮແມ

ཧོ་མུར།

ဟိုးမား

ჰომეროსი

호머

호메로스

호메로스 고대 그리스의 유랑시인

호오머

호우머

ሆሜር

ហូម័រ

ᱦᱚᱢᱤᱨ

ホーマー

ホメ-ロス

ホメルス

ホメーロス

荷马

荷马 ca. 800 v.Chr

荷马, ca. 800 v.Chr. (9e eeuw v.Chr.)

荷馬 ca. v8. Jh.

荷马 Greek author

荷马 希腊作家

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