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Iliad & Odyssey

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Publisher Comments:

Alexander Pope's translation of Homer's Iliad and Odyssey is offered in English and Greek, with fifty original color drawings of scenes from the text in Greek vase style, The book has an original introduction by Pope scholar Steven Shankman, and includes two slip-cased volumes, Dutch cloth binding, and dust jackets.

About the Author

Original introduction by Steven Shankman, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Oregon, and UNESCO Chair in Transcultural Studies, author of Pope's Iliad: Homer in the Age of Passion (Princeton, 1983) and editor of The Iliad of Homer, translated by Alexander Pope (Penguin,1996).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780982340325
Publisher:
Chester River Press
Subject:
Classics-Medieval and Renaissance General
Author:
Lawrence, Avery
Author:
Shankman, Steven
Edition Description:
Hardcover w/Dust Jacket
Publication Date:
20110531
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
550
Dimensions:
12.5 x 14.5 in

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