The Iliad of Homer (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
The Iliad of Homer Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Iliad of Homer

Author: Homer.; Richmond Lattimore; Richard P Martin
Publisher: Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Presents Homer's classic epic of the Trojan War, which follows proud Greek soldier Achilles from his angry dispute with his king, Agamemnon, to his battle with and brutal treatment of Troy's great hero, Hector; and includes a glossary of names and an introduction.
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: Epic poetry, Greek
Epic poetry
Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Homer.
Iliad of Homer.
Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, ©2011
(OCoLC)1252627778
Named Person: Homer.; Homer.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Homer.; Richmond Lattimore; Richard P Martin
ISBN: 9780226470481 0226470482 9780226470498 0226470490
OCLC Number: 704121276
Notes: Translated from the Ancient Greek.
Description: 599 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Contents: The Iliad --
Book 1 75 --
Book 2 92 --
Book 3 117 --
Book 4 130 --
Book 5 146 --
Book 6 171 --
Book 7 186 --
Book 8 200 --
Book 9 216 --
Book 10 236 --
Book 11 253 --
Book 12 277 --
Book 13 291 --
Book 14 315 --
Book 15 330 --
Book 16 351 --
Book 17 375 --
Book 18 396 --
Book 19 414 --
Book 20 426 --
Book 21 440 --
Book 22 457 --
Book 23 472 --
Book 24 497.
Other Titles: Iliad.
Iliad
Responsibility: translated by Richmond Lattimore ; introduction and notes by Richard Martin.

Abstract:

A volume that actively invites new readers into Homer's poem, helping them to understand the worlds in which he and his heroes lived - and thus enabling them to marvel, as so many have for centuries,  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Perhaps closer to Homer in every way than any other version made in English." -Peter Green, New Republic "The feat is so decisive that it is reasonable to foresee a century or so in which nobody Read more...

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

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(3)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

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

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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