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The Odyssey

Author: Homer.; Robert Fitzgerald
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2001, c 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Farrar, Straus, and Giroux edView all editions and formats
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A reprint of the ancient Greek epic with an introduction giving the background to the times, viz. "The ceremonies of civilization do not mean much to us today; we tend to see them as insincere ... To Homer they are very beautiful and their violation a more serious matter than we can imagine."
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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.; Robert Fitzgerald
ISBN: 0374525749 9780374525743
OCLC Number: 49040440
Description: lxx, 515 pages : map ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Odyssey.
Responsibility: Homer ; translated by Robert Fitzgerald ; introduction by D.S. Carne-Ross.

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A reprint of the ancient Greek epic with an introduction giving the background to the times, viz. "The ceremonies of civilization do not mean much to us today; we tend to see them as insincere ... To Homer they are very beautiful and their violation a more serious matter than we can imagine."

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