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  • Published: 1 October 2007
  • ISBN: 9780099511687
  • Imprint: Vintage Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 480
  • RRP: $14.99

The Odyssey




The best poetic version of The Odyssey to have appeared this century - Hugh Lloyd-Jones

Penelope has been waiting for her husband Odysseus to return from Troy for many years. Little does she know that his path back to her has been blocked by astonishing and terrifying trials. Will he overcome the hideous monsters, beautiful witches and treacherous seas that confront him? And what new tests await him if he ever finally reaches his home shore?

  • Published: 1 October 2007
  • ISBN: 9780099511687
  • Imprint: Vintage Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 480
  • RRP: $14.99

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Homer Homer

Homer is a much-debated figure traditionally considered to have composed the two great oral poems The Odyssey and The Iliad in eighth or seventh-century-BC Greece

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