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The odyssey

A retelling of The Odyssey in comic book format.

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  • "Homer's Odyssey is the thrilling and moving tale of the wanderings of the hero Odysseys after the end of the Trojan war. For ten years he experiences storm, shipwreck and seduction as he tries to find a way home to Ithaca, contending with the wrath of Poseidon but protected by Pallas Athena. Meanwhile, his wife Penelope is beset by suitors who believe him dead ..."
  • "A retelling of The Odyssey in comic book format."
  • "A retelling of The Odyssey in comic book format."@en
  • "Here is a new Loeb edition of the resplendent epic tale of Odysseus's long journey home from the Trojan War and the legendary temptations, delays, and perils he faced at every turn. Homer's classic poem features Odysseus encounters with the beautiful nympy Calypso; the queenly but wily Circe; the Lotus-eaters, who fed his men their memory-stealing drug; the man-eating, one-eyed Cyclops; the Laestrygonian giants; the souls of the dead in Hades; the beguiling Sirens; and the treacherous Scylla and Charybdis. Here too is the hero's faithful wife, Penelope, weaving a shroud by day and unraveling it by night, in order th thwart the numerous suitors attempting to take Odysseus's place. The works attributed to Homer include the two oldest and greatest European epic poems, the Odyssey and the Iliad. These have been published in the Loeb Classical Library for seventy years, the Greek text facing a faithful and literate prose translation by A. T. Murray. William F. Wyatt now brings the Loeb's Iliad up to date, with a rendering that retains Murray's admirable style but is written for today's readers. The two-volume edition includes a new introduction, notes, and index."

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  • "Translations"@en
  • "Translations"
  • "Epic literature"@en
  • "Comic books, strips, etc"
  • "Epic poetry, Greek"@en
  • "Poetry"@en
  • "Poetry"

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  • "The odyssey"
  • "The odyssey"@en
  • "The Odyssey, with an English translation"@en
  • "The Odysseys of Homer"
  • "Homer the Odyssey"
  • "The odyssey of Homer"@en
  • "The Odyssey ; with an English translation by / A. T. Murray"
  • "The Odyssey, with an English translation by A. T. Murray"
  • "The Odyssey"@en
  • "The Odyssey"
  • "The Odyssey of Homer"
  • "The Odyssey of Homer"@en
  • "The Odyssey in two volumes"
  • "Odyssey. : With an English translation by A.T. Murray"@en
  • "The Odyssey by Homerus"
  • "The Odyssey : Barron's book notes"@en
  • "The Odyssey : books 1-12"@en
  • "The Odyssey : in two volumes"
  • "The Odyssey : in two volumes"@en
  • "Odyssey"

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