The Odyssey of Homer

The Odyssey of Homer

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The fruit of four years' work, Lawrence published his translation of Homer's epic under the pseudonym of T. E. Shaw, after George Bernard Shaw. Reading like a novel, it was described in the New York Herald Tribune as 'perhaps the most interesting translation of one of the world's most interesting books', while the Book of the Month Club News called it 'one of the notable books of our time'.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 352 pages
  • 154.94 x 228.6 x 30.48mm | 657.71g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0195068181
  • 9780195068184
  • 826,182

About Homer

Bernard Knox is the retired Director of the Center for Hellenistic Studies and one of America's foremost classics scholars. His most recent volume is Essays Ancient and Modern.show more

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