skip to content
The Iliad of Homer ; and, the Odyssey Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Iliad of Homer ; and, the Odyssey

Author: Homer.; Samuel Butler
Publisher: Chicago : Encyclopædia Britannica, ©1952.
Series: Great books of the Western world, 4.; Great books of the Western World (1952), 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A retelling of Homer's account of the Trojan War, and of the story of Odysseus' adventures on his homeward voyage.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Homer; Achilles, (Mythological character); Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character); Homère.; Achilles, (Mythological character); Homer.; Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Homer.; Samuel Butler
ISBN: 0852291639 9780852291634
OCLC Number: 25060839
Notes: "By arrangement with Jonathan Cape, London"--Title page verso.
Description: vii, 322 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Translations into English--Epic poetry--Greek translations into English.
Series Title: Great books of the Western world, 4.; Great books of the Western World (1952), 4.
Other Titles: Iliad.
Odyssey
Responsibility: rendered into English prose by Samuel Butler.

Abstract:

A retelling of Homer's account of the Trojan War, and of the story of Odysseus' adventures on his homeward voyage.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/25060839> # The Iliad of Homer ; and, the Odyssey
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/25060839#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Iliad.
   library:oclcnum "25060839" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Chicago> ; # Chicago
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#CreativeWork/odyssey> ; # Odyssey.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Person/homer> ; # Homer.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Person/odysseus_king_of_ithaca_mythological_character> ; # King of Ithaca (Mythological character) Odysseus
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Person/achilles_mythological_character> ; # (Mythological character) Achilles
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/883.01/e19/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Topic/poesias_epicas_griegas> ; # POESIAS EPICAS GRIEGAS
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Topic/epic_poetry_greek> ; # Epic poetry, Greek
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/224924963> ; # Homère.
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/313497080> ; # (Mythological character) Achilles
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/308242769> ; # King of Ithaca (Mythological character) Odysseus
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/913902> ; # Epic poetry, Greek
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1157294> ; # Trojan War.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Topic/trojan_war> ; # Trojan War
   schema:alternateName "Odyssey" ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/224924963> ; # Homère.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/49578292> ; # Samuel Butler
   schema:copyrightYear "1952" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/224924963> ; # Homère.
   schema:datePublished "1952" ;
   schema:description "A retelling of Homer's account of the Trojan War, and of the story of Odysseus' adventures on his homeward voyage."@en ;
   schema:description "Translations into English--Epic poetry--Greek translations into English."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4094478687> ; # Iliad.
   schema:genre "Translations"@en ;
   schema:genre "Poetry"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Series/great_books_of_the_western_world_1952> ; # Great books of the Western World (1952) ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Series/great_books_of_the_western_world> ; # Great books of the Western world ;
   schema:name "The Iliad of Homer ; and, the Odyssey"@en ;
   schema:productID "25060839" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/25060839#PublicationEvent/chicago_encyclopaedia_britannica_1952> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Agent/encyclopaedia_britannica> ; # Encyclopædia Britannica
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780852291634> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/25060839> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Chicago> # Chicago
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Chicago" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Agent/encyclopaedia_britannica> # Encyclopædia Britannica
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Encyclopædia Britannica" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Person/achilles_mythological_character> # (Mythological character) Achilles
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:givenName "Achilles" ;
   schema:name "(Mythological character) Achilles" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Person/odysseus_king_of_ithaca_mythological_character> # King of Ithaca (Mythological character) Odysseus
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:givenName "Odysseus" ;
   schema:name "King of Ithaca (Mythological character) Odysseus" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Series/great_books_of_the_western_world> # Great books of the Western world ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/25060839> ; # The Iliad of Homer ; and, the Odyssey
   schema:name "Great books of the Western world ;" ;
   schema:name "Great books of the Western World ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Series/great_books_of_the_western_world_1952> # Great books of the Western World (1952) ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/25060839> ; # The Iliad of Homer ; and, the Odyssey
   schema:name "Great books of the Western World (1952) ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4094478687#Topic/poesias_epicas_griegas> # POESIAS EPICAS GRIEGAS
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "POESIAS EPICAS GRIEGAS"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1157294> # Trojan War.
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Trojan War." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/913902> # Epic poetry, Greek
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Epic poetry, Greek"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/224924963> # Homère.
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:givenName "Homère" ;
   schema:givenName "Homer" ;
   schema:name "Homère." ;
   schema:name "Homer" ;
   schema:name "Homer." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/308242769> # King of Ithaca (Mythological character) Odysseus
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:givenName "Odysseus" ;
   schema:name "King of Ithaca (Mythological character) Odysseus" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/313497080> # (Mythological character) Achilles
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:givenName "Achilles" ;
   schema:name "(Mythological character) Achilles" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/49578292> # Samuel Butler
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1835" ;
   schema:deathDate "1902" ;
   schema:familyName "Butler" ;
   schema:givenName "Samuel" ;
   schema:name "Samuel Butler" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780852291634>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0852291639" ;
   schema:isbn "9780852291634" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.