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The Odyssey

Author: Homer.; Robert Fagles; Tinsley Randolph Harrison
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A translation that presents Homer's poem, recounting the great wandering of Odysseus during his ten-year voyage back home to Ithaca, after the Trojan War.

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Translations
Named Person: Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Homer.; Robert Fagles; Tinsley Randolph Harrison
ISBN: 0140268863 9780140268867
OCLC Number: 321047511
Event notes: 2001 11 23.
Description: 541 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Odyssey.
Responsibility: Homer ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction and notes by Bernard Knox.

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"[Robert Fitzgerald's translation is] a masterpiece . . . An "Odyssey" worthy of the original." -"The Nation" "[Fitzgerald's" Odyssey" and "Iliad"] open up once more the unique greatness of Homer's Read more...

 
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