A Guide to the Odyssey

A Guide to the Odyssey

A Commentary on the English Translation of Robert Fitzgerald

eBook - 1993 | 1st ed.
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Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, ©1993.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780307760890
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xciv, 365 pages) : illustrations, maps
Additional Contributors: Fitzgerald, Robert 1910-1985.
Contents: Homer and the Archeological Reader
Poet and Poem, Singer and Song
History and Geography
The Gods
Fathers and Sons
Men and Women, Families and Couples
A Final Word Before Reading
Commentary. Book I: A Goddess Intervenes. Book II: A Hero's Son Awakens. Book III: The Lord of the Western Approaches. Book IV: The Red-Haired King and His Lady. Book V: Sweet Nymph and Open Sea. Book VI: The Princess at the River. Book VII: Gardens and Firelight. Book VIII: The Songs of the Harper. Book IX: New Coasts and Poseidon's Son. Book X: The Grace of the Witch. Book XI: A Gathering of Shades. Book XII: Sea Perils and Defeat. Book XIII: One More Strange Island. Book XIV: Hospitality in the Forest. Book XV: How They Came to Ithaka. Book XVI: Father and Son. Book XVII: The Beggar at the Manor. Book XVIII: Blows and a Queen's Beauty. Book XIX: Recognitions and a Dream. Book XX: Signs and a Vision. Book XXI: The Test of the Bow.


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