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The Odyssey / Homer ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction and notes by Bernard Knox.

By: Homer.
Contributor(s): Fagles, Robert [translator.] | Knox, Bernard [author of introduction, etc.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Penguin Classics.Publisher: New York : Penguin Group, 1996Description: x, 541 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0143039954; 9780143039952.Subject(s): Epic poetry, Greek -- Translations into English | Odysseus (Greek mythology) -- Poetry | | October2013DDC classification: 883.01
Contents:
Introduction: Spelling and pronunciation of Homeric names -- Maps: Homeric geography : Mainland Greece -- Peloponnese -- Aegean and Asia Minor -- Inset: Troy and vicinity -- Homer: Odyssey : Athena inspires the prince -- Telemachus sets sail -- King Nestor remembers -- King and queen of Sparta -- Odysseus- Nymph and shipwreck -- Princess and the stranger -- Phaeacia's halls and gardens -- Day for songs and contests -- In the one-eyed giant's cave -- Bewitching queen of Aeaea -- Kingdom of the dead -- Cattle of the sun -- Ithaca at last -- Loyal swineherd -- Prince sets sail for home -- Father and son -- Stranger at the gates -- Beggar-king of Ithaca -- Penelope and her guest -- Portents gather -- Odysseus strings his bow -- Slaughter in the hall -- Great rooted bed -- Peace.
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Introduction: Spelling and pronunciation of Homeric names -- Maps: Homeric geography : Mainland Greece --
Peloponnese --
Aegean and Asia Minor --
Inset: Troy and vicinity --
Homer: Odyssey : Athena inspires the prince --
Telemachus sets sail --
King Nestor remembers --
King and queen of Sparta --
Odysseus- Nymph and shipwreck --
Princess and the stranger --
Phaeacia's halls and gardens --
Day for songs and contests --
In the one-eyed giant's cave --
Bewitching queen of Aeaea --
Kingdom of the dead --
Cattle of the sun --
Ithaca at last --
Loyal swineherd --
Prince sets sail for home --
Father and son --
Stranger at the gates --
Beggar-king of Ithaca --
Penelope and her guest --
Portents gather --
Odysseus strings his bow --
Slaughter in the hall --
Great rooted bed --
Peace.

Text in English ; translated from original Greek.

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