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Odyssey

Author: Homer.; Alexander Pope
Publisher: [Auckland, N.Z.] : Floating Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Widely regarded as one of the finest works of literature in the Western canon, Homer's Odyssey is a masterpiece of classical epic poetry. The tale follows the travels of the Greek hero Odysseus as he strives to return to his homeland after waging battle in the Trojan War. Long presumed dead after a 20-year absence, Odysseus finally returns to his native Ithaca and is forced to fight to resume his long-lost life and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
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Named Person: Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character); Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Homer.; Alexander Pope
ISBN: 9781775417200 1775417204
OCLC Number: 659614703
Notes: Archived by the National Library of New Zealand.
Title from PDF title page (viewed on July 19, 2011).
Originally published in 1713.
Hypertext links contained in the archived instances of this title are non-functional.
Description: 1 online resource (1 electronic document (644 pages))
Contents: Title; Contents; Introduction; Book I; Book II; Book III; Book IV; Book V; Book VI; Book VII; Book VIII; Book IX; Book X; Book XI; Book XII; Book XIII; Book XIV; Book XV; Book XVI; Book XVII; Book XVIII; Book XIX; Book XX; Book XXI; Book XXII; Book XXIII; Book XXIV.
Other Titles: Odyssey.
Responsibility: Homer ; translated by Alexander Pope.

Abstract:

Widely regarded as one of the finest works of literature in the Western canon, Homer's Odyssey is a masterpiece of classical epic poetry. The tale follows the travels of the Greek hero Odysseus as he strives to return to his homeland after waging battle in the Trojan War. Long presumed dead after a 20-year absence, Odysseus finally returns to his native Ithaca and is forced to fight to resume his long-lost life and save his family from ruin. The Odyssey is a can't-miss experience for...
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