"The Iliad" of Homer

"The Iliad" of Homer

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Alexander Pope's translation of "The Iliad" (1715-20) into heroic couplets has claims, in the eyes of many, to be a great work in its own right. George Steiner has described it so, going on to say that, in terms of epic English literature, it ranks next to the work of Milton.show more

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  • Paperback | 1248 pages
  • 109.22 x 177.8 x 10.16mm | 22.68g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0140448535
  • 9780140448535

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