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Homer By Tracy Davis Gustilo & Lene Mahler Jaqua
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The Iliad of Homer By Homer
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The Iliad is, together with the Odyssey, one of two ancient Greek epic poems traditionally attributed to Homer. The poem is commonly dated to the late 9th or to the 8th century BC, and many scholars... More > believe it is the oldest extant work of literature in the ancient Greek language, making it one of the first works of ancient Greek literature. The existence of a single author for the poems is disputed as the poems< Less
The Odyssey of Homer By Homer
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The Odyssey of Homer recounts the adventures of Odysseus on his way home to Ithaca after the Trojan War.
The Odysseys of Homer By Homer
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This edition of The Odysseys of Homer Together with the shorter poems by Homer and translated by George Chapman is given by Ashed Phoenix - Million Book Edition
The Iliad of Homer. By Homer.
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The Iliad of Homer in Classical Attic; sometimes referred to as the Song of Ilion or Song of Ilium) is an ancient Greek epic poem in dactylic hexameter, traditionally attributed to Homer. Set during... More > the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of the city of Troy (Ilium) by a coalition of Greek states, it tells of the battles and events during the weeks of a quarrel between King Agamemnon and the warrior Achilles. Although the story covers only a few weeks in the final year of the war, the Iliad mentions or alludes to many of the Greek legends about the siege; the earlier events, such as the gathering of warriors for the siege, the cause of the war, and related concerns tend to appear near the beginning. Then the epic narrative takes up events prophesied for the future, such as Achilles' looming death and the sack of Troy, prefigured and alluded to more and more vividly, so that when it reaches an end, the poem has told a more or less complete tale of the Trojan War.< Less
The Odyssey of Homer By Homer
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The Odyssey is one of two major ancient Greek epic poems attributed to Homer. The poem mainly focuses on the Greek hero Odysseus (known as Ulysses in Roman myths), king of Ithaca, and his journey... More > home after the fall of Troy. It takes Odysseus ten years to reach Ithaca after the ten-year Trojan War. In his absence, it is assumed Odysseus has died, and his wife Penelope and son Telemachus must deal with a group of unruly suitors, the Mnesteres or Proci, who compete for Penelope's hand in marriage. The Odyssey begins after the end of the ten-year Trojan War (the subject of the Iliad), and Odysseus has still not returned home from the war because he angered the god Poseidon. Odysseus' son Telemachus is about 20 years old and is sharing his absent father's house on the island of Ithaca with his mother Penelope and a crowd of 108 boisterous young men, "the Suitors", whose aim is to persuade Penelope to marry one of them, all the while reveling in Odysseus' palace and eating up his wealth...< Less
THE ILIAD AND ODYSSEY OF HOMER By Homer
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The Iliad in Classical Attic(sometimes referred to as the Song of Ilion or Song of Ilium) is an ancient Greek epic poem in dactylic hexameter, traditionally attributed to Homer. Set during the Trojan... More > War, the ten-year siege of the city of Troy (Ilium) by a coalition of Greek states, it tells of the battles and events during the weeks of a quarrel between King Agamemnon and the warrior Achilles. The Iliad is paired with something of a sequel, the Odyssey, also attributed to Homer. Along with the Odyssey, the Iliad is among the oldest extant works of Western literature, and its written version is usually dated to around the 8th century BC.[2] Recent statistical modelling based on language evolution gives a date of 760–710 BC.[3] In the modern vulgate (the standard accepted version), the Iliad contains 15,693 lines; it is written in Homeric Greek, a literary amalgam of Ionic Greek and other dialects.< Less
The Iliad and the Odyssey By Homer By Homer
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Gripping readers for more than 2,700 years, 'The Iliad' is the story of the Trojan War and the rage of Achilles. If 'The Iliad' is the world's greatest war story, then 'The Odyssey' is literature's... More > greatest evocation of every man's journey through life.< Less
The Odyssey of Homer: Cowper Edition By Homer
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After the war with the Trojans is over and Greece has been the victor, it is time for everyone to return home and the hero Ulysses gathers his crew and starts to head for home. On his way he ends up... More > insulting Poseidon (Saturn) and the god in his anger adds many years to the Greek hero’s trip. In his journey home, Ulysses and his crew get caught up with goddesses, sirens, get caught in areas where time slows down, facing mighty cyclops giants and even descending to the gates of Tartarus to save one of his crew. Meanwhile at home, men are contending for the heroes throne and when he returns home he must fight for what is his, even his wife.< Less
The Odyssey of Homer: Pope Edition By Homer
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After the war with the Trojans is over and Greece has been the victor, it is time for everyone to return home and the hero Ulysses gathers his crew and starts to head for home. On his way he ends up... More > insulting Poseidon (Saturn) and the god in his anger adds many years to the Greek hero’s trip. In his journey home, Ulysses and his crew get caught up with goddesses, sirens, get caught in areas where time slows down, facing mighty cyclops giants and even descending to the gates of Tartarus to save one of his crew. Meanwhile at home, men are contending for the heroes throne and when he returns home he must fight for what is his, even his wife.< Less

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