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The Resource The Odyssey, Homer ; translated, with an introduction and notes, by Stephen Mitchell

The Odyssey, Homer ; translated, with an introduction and notes, by Stephen Mitchell

Label
The Odyssey
Title
The Odyssey
Statement of responsibility
Homer ; translated, with an introduction and notes, by Stephen Mitchell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
A new translation of Homer's work of "one-eyed man-eating giants; irresistibly seductive sirens; shipwrecks and narrow escapes; princesses and monsters; ghosts sipping blood at the Underworld's portal, desperate for a chance to speak to the living; and the final destruction of all of Odysseus's enemies in the banquet hall."--Book jacket
Member of
Summary
Homer's age-old tale of the wanderings of Odysseus during his ten-year voyage back home to Ithaca after the Trojan War as he overcomes both divine and natural forces
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10045648
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Dewey number
883/.01
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1050
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PA4025.A5
LC item number
M58 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The Odyssey, Homer ; translated, with an introduction and notes, by Stephen Mitchell
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- About the Greek text -- About this translation -- On the pronunication of Greek names -- Map -- The Odyssey -- Appendix 1: The Hades catalogues -- Appendix 2: The second descent into Hades -- Notes on the introductory sections -- Notes on the translation -- Notes on the Greek text
Control code
21038582
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xlv, 375 pages
Isbn
9781451674194
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2012050572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9781451674170
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn822971536
  • (OCoLC)822971536
Label
The Odyssey, Homer ; translated, with an introduction and notes, by Stephen Mitchell
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- About the Greek text -- About this translation -- On the pronunication of Greek names -- Map -- The Odyssey -- Appendix 1: The Hades catalogues -- Appendix 2: The second descent into Hades -- Notes on the introductory sections -- Notes on the translation -- Notes on the Greek text
Control code
21038582
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xlv, 375 pages
Isbn
9781451674194
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2012050572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9781451674170
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn822971536
  • (OCoLC)822971536

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