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Homer: Odyssey XIII - XXIV

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Greek text with English introduction and commentary.

Synopsis:

First published in the outstanding and long-running 'red Macmillan'
series in 1948 and revised in 1958 and 1962 Stanford's second
volume of the "Odyssey" has remained the standard edition used by
upper school and university students to guide their early reading of
the epic.

About the Author

M.M. Willcock was Professor of Classics at the University of Lancaster and subsequently Professor of Latin in University College London, UK.

Table of Contents

List of illustrations
Preface
Introduction
1 The Iliad
2 Twelfth century and eighth century
3 Mythology
4 The characters
5 Method of fighting
6 The gods
7 Synopsis of the last twelve books
8 Formulas and themes
9 The language of Homer
10 The Homeric hexameter
11 The text of the Iliad
12 General bibliography
TEXT
COMMENTARY
Indexes
I Greek
II English

Product Details

ISBN:
9781853995125
Author:
HOMER
Editor:
STANFORD, W.
Editor:
Stanford, W.
Author:
Homer
Author:
Willcock, M. M.
Author:
Stanford, W. Bedell
Author:
Stanford, W. B.
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Location:
N
Subject:
Homer
Subject:
Ancient Languages - General
Subject:
Ancient, Classical & Medieval
Subject:
Ancient and Classical
Subject:
Ancient Languages - Classical Greek
Subject:
Classics-Greek Language
Subject:
Classics-General
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Ancient Languages (see also Latin)
Subject:
Ancient & Classical
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
July 1996
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
433
Dimensions:
185 x 125 in.

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First published in the outstanding and long-running 'red Macmillan'
series in 1948 and revised in 1958 and 1962 Stanford's second
volume of the "Odyssey" has remained the standard edition used by
upper school and university students to guide their early reading of
the epic.
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