The Odyssey

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Translated by Robert Fagles, and with an introduction and notes by Bernard Knox, the team who collaborated on the award-winning edition of Homer's The Iliad, The Odyssey is Homer's classic account of the great wanderings of Odysseus.
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author_additional Homer ; dramatized by Simon Armitage ; BBC Radio., Homer ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction and notes by Bernard Knox., Homer ; translator, T.E. Lawrence., Homer.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Classical mythology -- Poetry, Classics, Electronic books, Epic poetry, Epic poetry, Greek -- Audio adaptations, Epic poetry, Greek -- Translations into English, FICTION / Classics, Mythology, Classical -- Poetry, Odysseus (Greek mythology) -- Drama, Odysseus (Greek mythology) -- Poetry, Odysseus, -- King of Ithaca (Mythological character) -- Poetry, Penelope (Greek mythology) -- Drama, Poetry, Poetry / Ancient, Classical & Medieval, Translations
table_of_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 -- The kingdom of the dead -- The cattle of the sun -- Ithaca at last -- The loyal swineherd -- The prince sets sail for home -- Father and son -- Stranger at the gates -- The beggar-king of Ithaca -- Penelope and her guest -- Portents gather -- Odysseus strings his bow -- Slaughter in the hall -- The great rooted bed -- Peace -- Notes. Translator's postscript -- Genealogies -- Textual variants from the Oxford classical text -- Notes on the translation -- Suggestions for further reading -- Pronouncing glossary.
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title The Odyssey
title_alt Odyssey.
title_display The Odyssey
title_full The Odyssey, The Odyssey / Homer ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction and notes by Bernard Knox, The Odyssey [electronic resource], The Odyssey [electronic resource] / Homer ; translator, T.E. Lawrence, The Odyssey [electronic resource]Homer, The odyssey [electronic resource] / Homer, The odyssey [electronic resource]Homer, The odyssey [sound recording] / Homer ; dramatized by Simon Armitage ; BBC Radio
title_short The Odyssey
title_sort odyssey
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topic Classical mythology Poetry, Classics, Electronic books, Epic poetry, Epic poetry, Greek Audio adaptations, Epic poetry, Greek Translations into English, FICTION / Classics, Fiction, Mythology, Classical Poetry, Odysseus (Greek mythology) Drama, Odysseus (Greek mythology) Poetry, Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character) Poetry, Penelope (Greek mythology) Drama, Poetry, Poetry / Ancient, Classical & Medieval
topic_facet Classical mythology, Classics, Electronic books, Epic poetry, Epic poetry, Greek, Fiction, Mythology, Classical, Odysseus, Odysseus (Greek mythology), Penelope (Greek mythology), Poetry, Translations into English
translation Ancient Greek, English