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Author Homer.

Title The Iliad of Homer and the Odyssey / rendered into English prose by Samuel Butler
Published Chicago, Ill. [etc.] : Chicago, Ill. [etc.] : Encyclopaedia Britannica ; Benton, [1952]


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 W'BOOL  880.1 H7662 A23/B  IN TRANSIT
Description vii, 322 pages ; 24 cm
Series Great books of the Western World ; 4
Great books of the Western World (Chicago, Ill.) ; v. 4
Contents Translations into English--Epic poetry--Greek translations into English
Summary The stirring story of the Trojan war and the rage of Achilles. A timeless, powerful poem conveys the horror and the heroism of men and gods wrestling with towering emotions and battling amidst devastation and destruction, as the tale moves to its terrifying, tragic conclusion
Analysis Epic poetry, Greek - Translations into English
Homer - Translations into English
Notes Later printings also have series listed as: Britannica great books
Great books of the Western world no:4
Subject Achilles (Mythological character) -- Poetry
Homer -- Translations into English.
Homer. Iliad.
Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character) -- Poetry.
Homer -- Fiction.
Achilles (Mythological character)
Great books of the western world (Chicago, Ill.)
Epic poetry, Greek -- Translations into English.
Trojan War -- Poetry.
Trojan War.
Genre/Form Poetry.
Author Homer. Odyssey. English.
Butler, Samuel, 1835-1902.
LC no. 5501000314
ISBN 0852291639
Other Titles Iliad. English