The Essential Homer
By (author) Homer
Edited and translated by Stanley Lombardo
Introduction by Sheila Murnaghan
Essential Homer by Homer
Book DescriptionSelections from both Iliad and Odyssey , made with an eye for those episodes that figure most prominently in the study of mythology.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780872205413
(215mm x 9mm x 32mm)
Imprint: Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
Publish Date: 15-Sep-2000
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Homer
Iliad, Hardback (April 2017)
The Iliad tells the story of Greek warrior Achilles' great anger and the tragic death of Hector during the Trojan War, encapsulating the brutality of war. Its epic sweep has gripped generations of readers, and this new translation is elegant and accurate, respecting the original line numbers, and accompanied by authoritative editorial matter.
Iliad and the Odyssey, Hardback (February 2017)
The next elegant edition in the Knickerbocker Classics series, this stunning gift edition of The Illiad and the Oddyssey is packaged neatly in an elegant slipcase.
Odyssey, Hardback (October 2016)
The Odyssey tells the story of the Greek hero Odysseus' epic ten year journey home after the end of the Trojan War of the Iliad. Its epic sweep has gripped generations of readers.
Circe and the Cyclops, Paperback (February 2015)» View all books by Homer
Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe. This title features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.
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Author Biography - Homer
Stanley Lombardo is Professor of Classics, University of Kansas. Sheila Murnaghan is Professor of Classical Studies, University of Pennsylvania.
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