The Odyssey of Homer Rendered Into English Verse : Books XIII to XXIV (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Odyssey of Homer Rendered Into English Verse: Books XIII to XXIV When ye have poured libation to the gods, In safety to my home: I have obtained All that my soul desired, escort from you, And loving gifts; which may the gods in heaven Bless for my use; and may I find at home My guileless wife, and all my dear ones safe And ye, abiding here, make glad for aye Your gentle wedded wives and'children dear; Yea, may the gods grant you all happiness, And may no ill the people e'er befall. He spoke; they all applauded, and all gave Assent to send the stranger on his way. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 374 pages
- 152 x 229 x 20mm | 499g
- 25 Apr 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 269 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white