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Odyssey

Author: Homer.; Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character); Stanley Lombardo; Sheila Murnaghan
Publisher: Indianapolis : Hackett, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Hackett edition] / translated by Stanley Lombardo ; introduction by Sheila MurnaghanView all editions and formats
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Stanley Lombardo's translation of Homer's classic work aims to offer the distinctive speed and clarity of his other translations.

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Genre/Form: Poetry
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Named Person: Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character); Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Homer.; Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character); Stanley Lombardo; Sheila Murnaghan
ISBN: 0872204847 9780872204843 0872204855 9780872204850 0872204847
OCLC Number: 1016080295
Description: lxiv, 414 pages : maps.
Responsibility: Homer.

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[Lombardo] has brought his laconic wit and love of the ribald. . . to his version of the Odyssey . His carefully honed syntax gives the narrative energy and a whirlwind pace. The lines, rhythmic and Read more...

 
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