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The authoress of the Odyssey, where and when she wrote, who she was, the use she made of the Iliad, & how the poem grew under her hands.

Author: Samuel Butler
Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press [1967]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this heterodox but serious study of the Odyssey ... Butler argues that the epic was not only written more than two centuries later than the Iliad, but that the author was a woman, a young Sicilian lady of Trapani"--Back cover.
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Butler, Samuel, 1835-1902.
Authoress of the Odyssey.
Chicago, University of Chicago Press [1967]
(OCoLC)577012143
Online version:
Butler, Samuel, 1835-1902.
Authoress of the Odyssey.
Chicago, University of Chicago Press [1967]
(OCoLC)606487118
Named Person: Homer.; Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character); Homer; Homero.; Homer.; Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Butler
OCLC Number: 1383686
Notes: "Reprinted from the second edition, London, ... 1922."
Description: xxvii, 277 p. illus. 21 cm.
Responsibility: With a new introd. by David Grene.

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"In this heterodox but serious study of the Odyssey ... Butler argues that the epic was not only written more than two centuries later than the Iliad, but that the author was a woman, a young Sicilian lady of Trapani"--Back cover.

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