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The Resource The Iliad : The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Samuel Butler

The Iliad : The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Samuel Butler

Label
The Iliad : The Odyssey
Title
The Iliad
Title remainder
The Odyssey
Statement of responsibility
Homer ; translated by Samuel Butler
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Iliad is the epic poem that tells the ten-year story of the siege of Troy by the Greeks. Its sequel, The Odyssey, describes the journey that the triumphant Greek leader, Odysseus, takes back to Greece following the fall of Troy. Together, they are among the oldest pieces of literature in the Western world and have given rise to many modern ideas. For Homer fans worldwide, this stunning gift edition has a cloth binding, ribbon marker, and is packaged neatly in an elegant slipcase. Featuring a new introduction and the classic translation by Samuel Butler, this volume of The Iliad and the Odyssey is an indispensible classic
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Homer
Dewey number
883.01
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA4025.A1
LC item number
B88 2017
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1835-1902
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Butler, Samuel
  • Homer
  • Homer
Series statement
Knickerbocker classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Achilles
  • Odysseus
  • Achilles
  • Odysseus
  • Trojan War
  • Trojan War
  • Odysseus (Greek mythology)
  • Trojan War
  • Achilles (Greek mythology)
  • Epic poetry, Greek
  • Epic poetry, Greek
Target audience
adult
Label
The Iliad : The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Samuel Butler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
In slip case
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn973200397
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxi, 634 pages
Isbn
9781631062469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Iliad : The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Samuel Butler
Publication
Copyright
Note
In slip case
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn973200397
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxi, 634 pages
Isbn
9781631062469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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