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The Odyssey of Homer (P.S.)

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Publisher Comments:

Lattimores translation of Homers "Odyssey" into modern English has been called the best translation there is of a great, perhaps, the greatest poet by the "New York Times Book Review."

Synopsis:

The most eloquent translation of Homer's epic chronicle of the Greek hero Odysseus and his arduous journey home after the Trojan War

About the Author

Richmond Lattimore was born in 1906. He was considered one of the leading translators of Greek classical literature. He died in 1984

Product Details

ISBN:
9780061244186
Author:
Lattimore, Richmond
Publisher:
Harper Perennial Modern Classics
Author:
by Richmond Lattimore
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Odysseus (Greek mythology)
Subject:
Epic poetry, Greek
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series:
P.S.
Publication Date:
20070626
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 4.08 oz

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