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

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

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