The Odyssey of Homer (Paperback)

By Richmond Lattimore (Translator)
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Description


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, whose rerings of the" Iliad "and the "Odyssey of Homer," the odes of Pindar, and the plays of Aeschylus, Euripides, and Aristophanes set new standards for Greek translations, was for many years Professor of Greek at Bryn Mawr. His honors include awards from the National Institute of Arts and Letters and the American Council of Learned Societies. He died in 1984.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780061244186
ISBN-10: 006124418X
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Publication Date: June 26th, 2007
Pages: 374
Language: English