The Odyssey (Book, 2014) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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The Odyssey

The Odyssey

Author: Homerus.; Barry B Powell
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Poet and Homeric scholar Barry B. Powell offers a major new translation of this enduring epic poem.

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Translations into English
Named Person: Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Homerus.; Barry B Powell
ISBN: 0199360316 9780199360314
OCLC Number: 1040982118
Notes: Translated from the Ancient Greek.
Titre conventionnel: Odyssea.
Description: 459 p. : ill.
Contents: CONTENTS ; Foreword, by Ian Morris ; Introduction ; The Odyssey ; Notes
Responsibility: Homer ; transl., introd., and notes by Barry B. Powell.
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Praise for Barry Powell's translation of The Iliad: "Magnetically readable." --Booklist, starred review"[A] clear and energetic translation.... Staying true to Homer's poetic rhythms, Powell avoids Read more...

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