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

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

Label
The Iliad
Title
The Iliad
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 ancient masterpiece endeavors to instill the poetic nature of its original language while retaining accuracy, readability, and character vibrancy
Member of
Summary
The centuries-old epic about the wrath of Achilles is rendered into modern English verse by a renowned translator
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10045296
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Homer
Dewey number
883/.01
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Greek
LC call number
PA4025.A2
LC item number
M57 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1330
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1914-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fagles, Robert
  • Knox, Bernard
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epic poetry, Greek
  • Achilles
  • Trojan War
Target audience
adult
Label
The Iliad, Homer ; translated, with an introduction and notes, by Stephen Mitchell
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-456)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. About the Greek Text. About This Translation. On the Pronounciation of Greek Names. Map. Books 1 -- 24. Notes on the Introductory Sections. Notes on the Translation. Notes on the Greek Text. Pronouncing Glossary. Bibliography. Acknowledgements
Control code
19340558
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Free Press Hardcover ed.
Extent
lxiii, 466 pages
Isbn
9781439163375
Lccn
2010051827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
Label
The Iliad, Homer ; translated, with an introduction and notes, by Stephen Mitchell
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 417-456)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. About the Greek Text. About This Translation. On the Pronounciation of Greek Names. Map. Books 1 -- 24. Notes on the Introductory Sections. Notes on the Translation. Notes on the Greek Text. Pronouncing Glossary. Bibliography. Acknowledgements
Control code
19340558
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Free Press Hardcover ed.
Extent
lxiii, 466 pages
Isbn
9781439163375
Lccn
2010051827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map

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