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The Resource The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction and notes by Bernard Knox

The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction and notes by Bernard Knox

Label
The Odyssey
Title
The Odyssey
Statement of responsibility
Homer ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction and notes by Bernard Knox
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
A new translation of the epic poem retells the story of Odysseus's ten-year voyage home to Ithaca after the Trojan War
Member of
Cataloging source
XMC
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA4025.A5
LC item number
F34 2001
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Penguin classics deluxe edition
Label
The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction and notes by Bernard Knox
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
"This printing contains minor revisions of the text. June 2001"--Page 496
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 517-520)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The spelling and pronunciation of Homeric names -- Maps: Homeric geography : Mainland Greece ; Homeric geography : the Peloponnese ; Homeric geography : the Aegean and Asia Minor -- Inset: Troy and vicinity -- Homer: Odyssey. Athena inspires the prince -- Telemachus sets sail -- King Nestor remembers -- The king and queen of Sparta -- Odysseus--Nymph and shipwreck -- The princess and the stranger -- Phaeacia's halls and gardens -- A day for songs and contests -- In the one-eyed giant's cave -- The bewitching queen of Aeaea -- The kingdom of the dead -- The cattle of the sun -- Ithaca at last -- The loyal swineherd -- The prince sets sail for home -- Father and son -- Stranger at the gates -- The beggar-king of Ithaca -- Penelope and her guest -- Portents gather -- Odysseus strings his bow -- Slaughter in the hall -- The great rooted bed -- Peace -- Notes: Translator's postscript ; Genealogies ; Textual variants fromt he Oxford classical text ; Notes on the translation -- Pronouncing glossary
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
New printing with revisions of the text.
Extent
541 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn881741440
Label
The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introduction and notes by Bernard Knox
Publication
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
"This printing contains minor revisions of the text. June 2001"--Page 496
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 517-520)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The spelling and pronunciation of Homeric names -- Maps: Homeric geography : Mainland Greece ; Homeric geography : the Peloponnese ; Homeric geography : the Aegean and Asia Minor -- Inset: Troy and vicinity -- Homer: Odyssey. Athena inspires the prince -- Telemachus sets sail -- King Nestor remembers -- The king and queen of Sparta -- Odysseus--Nymph and shipwreck -- The princess and the stranger -- Phaeacia's halls and gardens -- A day for songs and contests -- In the one-eyed giant's cave -- The bewitching queen of Aeaea -- The kingdom of the dead -- The cattle of the sun -- Ithaca at last -- The loyal swineherd -- The prince sets sail for home -- Father and son -- Stranger at the gates -- The beggar-king of Ithaca -- Penelope and her guest -- Portents gather -- Odysseus strings his bow -- Slaughter in the hall -- The great rooted bed -- Peace -- Notes: Translator's postscript ; Genealogies ; Textual variants fromt he Oxford classical text ; Notes on the translation -- Pronouncing glossary
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
New printing with revisions of the text.
Extent
541 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn881741440

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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