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❴Reading❵ ➽ The Odyssey Author Homer – 59pic.co A New York Times Notable Book of 2018 Wilson’s language is fresh unpretentious and leanIt is rare to find a translation that is at once so effortlessly easy to read and so rigorously considered ―MA New York Times Notable Book of 2018 Wilson’s language is fresh unpretentious and leanIt is rare to find a translation that is at once so effortlessly easy to read and so rigorously considered ―Madeline Miller author of CirceComposed at the rosy fingered dawn of world literature almost three millennia ago The Odyssey is a poem about violence and the aftermath of war; about wealth poverty and power; about marriage and family; about travelers hospitality and the yearning for homeThis fresh authoritative translation captures the beauty of this ancient poem as well as the drama of its narrative Its characters are unforgettable noneso than the “complicated” hero himself a man of many disguises many tricks and many moods who emerges in this version as afully rounded human being than ever beforeWritten in iambic pentameter verse and a vivid contemporary idiom Emily Wilson’s Odyssey sings with a voice that echoes Homer’s music; matching the number of lines in the Greek original the poem sails along at Homer’s swift smooth paceA fascinating informative introduction explores the Bronze Age milieu that produced the epic the poem’s major themes the controversies about its origins and the unparalleled scope of its impact and influence Maps drawn especially for this volume a pronunciation glossary and extensive notes and summaries of each book make this is an Odyssey that will be treasured by a new generation of readers 3 maps.

A New York Times Notable Book of 2018 Wilson’s language is fresh unpretentious and leanIt is rare to find a translation that is at once so effortlessly easy to read and so rigorously considered ―Madeline Miller author of CirceComposed at the rosy fingered dawn of world literature almost three millennia ago The Odyssey is a poem about violence and the aftermath of war; about wealth poverty and power; about marriage and family; about travelers hospitality and the yearning for homeThis fresh authoritative translation captures the beauty of this ancient poem as well as the drama of its narrative Its characters are unforgettable noneso than the “complicated” hero himself a man of many disguises many tricks and many moods who emerges in this version as afully rounded human being than ever beforeWritten in iambic pentameter verse and a vivid contemporary idiom Emily Wilson’s Odyssey sings with a voice that echoes Homer’s music; matching the number of lines in the Greek original the poem sails along at Homer’s swift smooth paceA fascinating informative introduction explores the Bronze Age milieu that produced the epic the poem’s major themes the controversies about its origins and the unparalleled scope of its impact and influence Maps drawn especially for this volume a pronunciation glossary and extensive notes and summaries of each book make this is an Odyssey that will be treasured by a new generation of readers 3 maps.

odyssey ebok The Odyssey KindleA New York Times Notable Book of 2018 Wilson’s language is fresh unpretentious and leanIt is rare to find a translation that is at once so effortlessly easy to read and so rigorously considered ―Madeline Miller author of CirceComposed at the rosy fingered dawn of world literature almost three millennia ago The Odyssey is a poem about violence and the aftermath of war; about wealth poverty and power; about marriage and family; about travelers hospitality and the yearning for homeThis fresh authoritative translation captures the beauty of this ancient poem as well as the drama of its narrative Its characters are unforgettable noneso than the “complicated” hero himself a man of many disguises many tricks and many moods who emerges in this version as afully rounded human being than ever beforeWritten in iambic pentameter verse and a vivid contemporary idiom Emily Wilson’s Odyssey sings with a voice that echoes Homer’s music; matching the number of lines in the Greek original the poem sails along at Homer’s swift smooth paceA fascinating informative introduction explores the Bronze Age milieu that produced the epic the poem’s major themes the controversies about its origins and the unparalleled scope of its impact and influence Maps drawn especially for this volume a pronunciation glossary and extensive notes and summaries of each book make this is an Odyssey that will be treasured by a new generation of readers 3 maps.

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