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The Resource The children's Homer : the adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy, Padraic Colum ; illustrated by Willy Pogany

The children's Homer : the adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy, Padraic Colum ; illustrated by Willy Pogany

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The children's Homer : the adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy
Title
The children's Homer
Title remainder
the adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy
Statement of responsibility
Padraic Colum ; illustrated by Willy Pogany
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey
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Cataloging source
FM0
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Adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy
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1881-1972
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Colum, Padraic
Dewey number
292.1/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1882-1955
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  • Pogány, Willy
  • Homer
  • Homer
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  • Odysseus
  • Achilles
  • Trojan War
  • Odysseus (Greek mythology)
  • Achilles (Greek mythology)
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Achilles
  • Odysseus
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The children's Homer : the adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy, Padraic Colum ; illustrated by Willy Pogany
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: The adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy. New York: Macmillan, 1918
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: how Telemachus the son of Odysseus was moved to go on a voyage in search of his father and how he heard from Menelaus and Helen the tale of Troy -- Part II: How Odysseus left Calypso's island and came to the land of the Phaeacians; how he told he fared with the Cyclopes and went past terrible Scylla and Charybidis and came to the island of Thrinacia and where his men slaughtered the cattle of the sun: how he was given a ship by the Phaeacians and came to his own landl how he overthrew the wooers who wasted his substance and came to reign again as king of Ithaka
Control code
on1120771471
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9780020425205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The children's Homer : the adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy, Padraic Colum ; illustrated by Willy Pogany
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: The adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy. New York: Macmillan, 1918
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: how Telemachus the son of Odysseus was moved to go on a voyage in search of his father and how he heard from Menelaus and Helen the tale of Troy -- Part II: How Odysseus left Calypso's island and came to the land of the Phaeacians; how he told he fared with the Cyclopes and went past terrible Scylla and Charybidis and came to the island of Thrinacia and where his men slaughtered the cattle of the sun: how he was given a ship by the Phaeacians and came to his own landl how he overthrew the wooers who wasted his substance and came to reign again as king of Ithaka
Control code
on1120771471
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
247 pages
Isbn
9780020425205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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