The Odyssey of Homer, Classics, Poetry, Ancient, Classical & Medieval

The Odyssey of Homer, Classics, Poetry, Ancient, Classical & Medieval

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The poem mainly focuses on the Greek hero Odysseus) and his journey home after the fall of Troy. It takes Odysseus ten years to reach Ithaca after the ten-year Trojan War. In his absence, it is assumed he has died, and his wife Penelope and son Telemachus must deal with a group of unruly suitors, the Mnesteres or Proci, who compete for Penelope's hand in marriage. (Jacketless library hardcover.)show more

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  • Hardback | 392 pages
  • 157.5 x 231.1 x 30.5mm | 771.12g
  • Borgo Press
  • Rockville, MD, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1587156741
  • 9781587156748
  • 2,456,731

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