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The Iliad

Author: Homer.; Richmond Lattimore
Publisher: [Chicago] : University of Chicago Press, [1962]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Epic poetry, Greek
Poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Achilles, (Mythological character); Achilles, (Mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Homer.; Richmond Lattimore
ISBN: 0226469409 9780226469409
OCLC Number: 312159
Description: 526 pages : plates ; 29 cm
Other Titles: Iliad.
Responsibility: translated with an introd. by Richmond Lattimore ; drawings by Leonard Baskin.

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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.

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