The Odyssey (Johns Hopkins New Translations from Antiquity edition) / Edition 1

The Odyssey (Johns Hopkins New Translations from Antiquity edition) / Edition 1

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by Homer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0801882672

ISBN-13: 9780801882678

Pub. Date: 08/23/2005

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press

STANLEY LOMBARDO is professor of classics at the University of Kansas. His translations of the Iliad and the Odyssey were originally published by Hackett Publishing Company in 1997 and 2000, respectively.

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STANLEY LOMBARDO is professor of classics at the University of Kansas. His translations of the Iliad and the Odyssey were originally published by Hackett Publishing Company in 1997 and 2000, respectively.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801882678
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date:
08/23/2005
Series:
Johns Hopkins New Translations from Antiquity
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
472
Sales rank:
1,245,189
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 7.92(h) x 0.32(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Translator's Prefaceix
Introductionxix
1Trouble at Home3
2A Gathering and a Parting16
3In the Great Hall of Nestor28
4With Menelaos and Helen43
5A Raft on the High Seas67
6Laundry Friends81
7The Warmest Welcome91
8Songs, Challenges, Dances, and Gifts101
9A Battle, the Lotos, and a Savage's Cave118
10Mad Winds, Laistrugonians, and an Enchantress135
11The Land of the Dead152
12Evil Song, a Deadly Strait, and Forbidden Herds171
13A Strange Arrival Home184
14The House of the Swineherd197
15Son and Father Converging213
16Father and Son Reunited229
17Unknown in His Own House243
18Fights in the Great Hall261
19Memory and Dream in the Palace274
20Dawn of the Death-Day292
21The Stringing of the Bow304
22Revenge in the Great Hall317
23Husband and Wife at Last332
24Last Tensions and Peace343
Notes359
Names in the Odyssey409
Bibliography417

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The Odyssey (Johns Hopkins New Translations from Antiquity edition) 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
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Flicked his tail nervously as thunder roared meanacingly outside. His fur was drenched.
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I luv the iliad i luv the odyssey i luv any thing homer wrote believe me i read everythin actually the iliad wuz my ultimate fave i kept my copy safe in a lil cherished basket given 2 me by that dumb ole darius