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The great books : from the Iliad and the Odyssey to Goethe's Faust : a journey through 2,500 years of the West's classic literature

Author: Anthony O'Hear
Publisher: Thriplow : Icon Books, 2007.
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Presents a personal tour of the influential and era-defining books the West has ever produced. In each case, this title draws out themes, focuses on key passages and explains why they are important.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
O'Hear, Anthony.
Great books.
Thriplow : Icon Books, 2007
(OCoLC)608496656
Online version:
O'Hear, Anthony.
Great books.
Thriplow : Icon Books, 2007
(OCoLC)609210187
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony O'Hear
ISBN: 9781840468298 1840468297
OCLC Number: 156891357
Description: xiii, 465 pages, [16] pages of plates ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Anthony O'Hear.

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'In this carefully researched labour of love, O'Hear conveys his enthusiasm for the outstanding authors we know we should read, but often don't.' -- The Good Book Guide 'O'Hear shows how rewarding it Read more...

 
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