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The Odyssey of Homer: Translated by T.E. Lawrence

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

6 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

Great Translation

Lattimore is the best tranlator of Ancient Greek I've seen. As a classics major I have translated numberous tragedies as well as both the Iliad and the Odyssey and Lattimore's translations have often helped me through some rough spots. If you want to get a true idea of ...
Lattimore is the best tranlator of Ancient Greek I've seen. As a classics major I have translated numberous tragedies as well as both the Iliad and the Odyssey and Lattimore's translations have often helped me through some rough spots. If you want to get a true idea of the way the Greek was meant to be understood, your best bet is to read translations done by Lattimore.

posted by Anonymous on July 2, 2005

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1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

It is free!

This is a translation by George Herbert Palmer.

posted by 10348402 on December 31, 2011

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 31, 2011

    It is free!

    This is a translation by George Herbert Palmer.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 12, 2014

    Set t alera

    Again?

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  • Posted October 24, 2011

    NOT Lattimore...

    Very annoying that it would suggest otherwise in part of the promotional material. And of course in e-book world "all sales are final."

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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