The Iliad of Homer Books I-VI [1-6], with an Introduction and Notes [with] Vocabulary to the First Six Books of Homer's Iliad

By: Homer; Keep, Robert P.; Thurber, Samuel

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Some ink and pencil marks in text and margins, front free endpaper removed. 1883 Hard Cover. xlii, 322, 159, [3] pp. 8vo. This edition a fold-out frontispiece facsimile of a page from Codex Venetus, the original Greek text of the first six books of Homer's Iliad, and an introduction and notes by Robert P. Keep. Dating to the ninth century B.C., Homer's timeless poem still vividly conveys the horror and heroism of men and gods wrestling with towering emotions and battling amidst devastation and destruction, as it moves inexorably to the wrenching, tragic conclusion of the Trojan War.

Title: The Iliad of Homer Books I-VI [1-6], with an Introduction and Notes [with] Vocabulary to the First Six Books of Homer's Iliad

Author: Homer; Keep, Robert P.; Thurber, Samuel

Categories: Poetry, Continental, Early Imprints, Classical Studies, Greek,

Publisher: Allyn and Bacon / Norwood Press: 1883

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2266443

Keywords: CLASSICS WORLD LITERATURE EPIC POETRY POEMS HOMER HOMERIC SAGA,