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The Resource The odyssey : the story of Odysseus, Homer ; translated by W.H.D. Rouse ; with a new introduction by Deborah Steiner

The odyssey : the story of Odysseus, Homer ; translated by W.H.D. Rouse ; with a new introduction by Deborah Steiner

Label
The odyssey : the story of Odysseus
Title
The odyssey
Title remainder
the story of Odysseus
Statement of responsibility
Homer ; translated by W.H.D. Rouse ; with a new introduction by Deborah Steiner
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Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
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Summary
A new translation of the epic poem, and the first by a woman, brings alive Homer's tale of shipwrecks, monsters, and magic, and provides an introductory overview of the poem's major themes, controversial origin, and the scope of its influence
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2018
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10753852
Cataloging source
BKL
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Homer
Dewey number
883.01
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1863-1950
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rouse, W. H. D.
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greek poetry
  • Odysseus (Greek mythology)
Target audience
adult
Label
The odyssey : the story of Odysseus, Homer ; translated by W.H.D. Rouse ; with a new introduction by Deborah Steiner
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Publication
Note
  • Translated from the Greek
  • Originally published: New York : New American Library, 1937
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
173643910
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 344 pages
Isbn
9780451530684
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
The odyssey : the story of Odysseus, Homer ; translated by W.H.D. Rouse ; with a new introduction by Deborah Steiner
Publication
Note
  • Translated from the Greek
  • Originally published: New York : New American Library, 1937
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
173643910
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 344 pages
Isbn
9780451530684
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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