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The odyssey of Homer

The odyssey of Homer

Author: Homer.; Richmond Lattimore
Publisher: New York : Perennial Classics, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Perennial Classics ed

The most eloquent translation of Homer's Odyssey into modern English.


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Genre/Form: Poetry
Translations into English
Named Person: Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character); Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Homer.; Richmond Lattimore
ISBN: 0060931957 9780060931957 0060931671 9780060931674 0060904798 9780060904791
OCLC Number: 864453766
Notes: Hardcover ed. published in 1967 by Harper & Row. Cf. T.p. verso.
Description: x, 374 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Odyssey.
Responsibility: translated with an introduction by Richmond Lattimore.


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"The best...translator of Greek poetry into English is Richmond Lattimore...This is the best Odyssey in modern English" Gilbert Highet "In this Odyssey, Professor Lattimore has achieved his chef Read more...

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