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The Odyssey

Author: Winslow Homer; Ian McKellen; Bernard MacGregor Walker Knox; Robert Fagles
Publisher: New York, NY : Penguin Audiobooks, 1996, ℗2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Homer's best-loved poem, recounting Odysseus' wanderings after the Trojan War. With wit and wile, Odysseus meets the challenges of gods and monsters.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
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Named Person: Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Winslow Homer; Ian McKellen; Bernard MacGregor Walker Knox; Robert Fagles
ISBN: 9780143058243 014305824X
OCLC Number: 731381087
Notes: Introduction booklet by Bernard Knox.
Compact disc.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Ian McKellen.
Description: 11 discs (approximately 13 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Odyssey.
Responsibility: Homer ; translated by Robert Fagles.

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Homer's best-loved poem, recounting Odysseus' wanderings after the Trojan War. With wit and wile, Odysseus meets the challenges of gods and monsters. An evocation of man's journey through life.  Read more...

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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 art at Read more...

 
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