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The Odyssey (Paperback, Deckle Edge)

, | Penguin Books | 11/27/1997

ISBN-10 : 0140268863   ISBN-13 : 9780140268867   List Price : $19.00

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If The Iliad is the world's greatest war epic, then The Odyssey is literature's grandest evocation of everyman's journey though life. Odysseus's reliance on his wit and wiliness for survival in his encounters with divine and natural forces during his ten-year voyage home to Ithaca after the Trojan War is at once a timeless human story and an individual test of moral endurance.

Translated by Robert Fagles
Introduction and Notes by Bernard Knox

Product Details

  • ISBN-10: 0140268863
  • ISBN-13: 9780140268867
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Language: English
  • Pages: 541
  • Dimensions: 5.75 (w) x 8.39 (h) x 1.50 (d)
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