The Iliad: A new Translation by Peter Green download free [PDF and Ebook] by Homer

The Iliad: A new Translation by Peter Green download free [PDF and Ebook] by Homer year 2016
  • Book name: The Iliad: A new Translation by Peter Green
  • Author: Homer
  • Release date: 2016/4/9
  • Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780520281431
  • Rating: 7.11 of 10
  • Votes: 409
  • Review by: Anton Collier
  • Review rating: 8.57 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/13
  • Total pages: 608
  • Includes a PDF summary of 56 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: One of the oldest extant works of Western literature, the Iliad is a timeless epic poem of great warriors trapped between their own heroic pride and the arbitrary, often vicious decisions of fate and the gods. Renowned scholar and acclaimed translator Peter Green captures the Iliad in all its surging thunder for a new generation of readers. Featuring an enticingly personal introduction, a detailed synopsis of each book, a wide-ranging glossary, and explanatory notes for the few puzzling in-text items, the book also includes a select bibliography for those who want to learn more about Homer and the Greek epic. This landmark translation - specifically designed, like the oral original, to be read aloud - will soon be required reading for every student of Greek antiquity, and the great traditions of history and literature to which it gave birth.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 36H49M3S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Studies: Classical, Early & Medieval, Poetry By Individual Poets, Literary Studies: Poetry & Poets
  • Available formats: OEB, DOC, TXT, WORD, AZW3, PDF, HTML, EPUB. Compressed in RAR, DMG, ZIP, 7-ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 25.85 USD
  • Dimensions: 152x229x41mm
  • Weight: 816.47g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Berkerley, United States
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