The Essential Odyssey

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The Essential Odyssey
Author : Homer
File Size : 42,8 Mb
Publisher : Hackett Publishing
Language : English
Release Date : 15 September 2007
ISBN : 9781603840231
Pages : 290 pages
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The Essential Odyssey by Homer Book PDF Summary

This generous abridgment of Stanley Lombardo's translation of the Odyssey offers more than half of the epic, including all of its best-known episodes and finest poetry, while providing concise summaries for omitted books and passages. Sheila Murnaghan's Introduction, a shortened version of her essay for the unabridged edition, is ideal for readers new to this remarkable tale of the homecoming of Odysseus.

The Essential Odyssey

This generous abridgment of Stanley Lombardo's translation of the Odyssey offers more than half of the epic, including all of its best-known episodes and finest poetry, while providing concise summaries for omitted books and passages. Sheila Murnaghan's Introduction, a shortened version of her essay for the unabridged edition, is ideal

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