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The Iliad (Richmond Lattimore tr) (University of Chicago). Home · The Iliad ( Richmond Lattimore tr) Report copyright / DMCA form · DOWNLOAD EPUB. This long-awaited new edition of Lattimore's Iliad is designed to bring the book into the twenty-first century—while leaving the poem as firmly. Editorial Reviews. Review. "Both lucid and learned, Lattimore writes with a certain grace, . I rate the translation 5-stars, though I was initially tempted to rate this ebook edition of it at least one star lower because of its formatting. As very good.

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Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Iliad by Homer. No cover available Download This eBook. [Matching item] The Iliad of Homer / translated with an introduction by Richmond Lattimore. London: Printed by W. Bowyer, for Bernard Lintott,, This long-awaited new edition of Lattimore's Iliad is designed to bring the book into the twenty-first century—while leaving the poem as firmly rooted in ancient.

This long-awaited new edition of Lattimore's Iliad is designed to bring the book into the twenty-first century—while leaving the poem as firmly rooted in ancient Greece as ever. Lattimore's elegant, fluent verses—with their memorably phrased heroic epithets and remarkable fidelity to the Greek—remain unchanged, but classicist Richard Martin has added a wealth of supplementary materials designed to aid new generations of readers. A new introduction sets the poem in the wider context of Greek life, warfare, society, and poetry, while line-by-line notes at the back of the volume offer explanations of unfamiliar terms, information about the Greek gods and heroes, and literary appreciation. A glossary and maps round out the book. The result is a volume that actively invites readers into Homer's poem, helping them to understand fully the worlds in which he and his heroes lived—and thus enabling them to marvel, as so many have for centuries, at Hektor and Ajax, Paris and Helen, and the devastating rage of Achilleus. Richmond Lattimore — was a poet, translator, and longtime professor of Greek at Bryn Mawr College. The Iliad of Homer. Book Eleven. Book Seven. Book Eight. Book Nine. Book Twelve. Book Thirteen. Book Fourteen.

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The Iliad of Homer Author: University of Chicago Press, Juvenile audience: English View all editions and formats Rating: Subjects Achilles -- Mythological character -- Poetry. Epic poetry, Greek -- Translations into English. Classical literature.

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