Edition: 2nd 2007 (Revised)
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Description: This concise book is a complete and contemporary introduction to Homer and his two master-works, the Iliad and the Odyssey. It explains the "Homeric Question," illuminating its current status, and critiques the literary qualities of the Iliad and the Odyssey, analyzing and contrasting their plotting, narrative technique, and characterization. Provides historical background and literary readings of The Iliad and The Odyssey New to the second edition: a section on Homer's reception in ancient Greece; a chapter on Homer and archaeology; additional maps; an updated bibliography; a glossary of key terms; and information on the oral composition of the poems Text is updated throughout Assumes no prior knowledge of Greek
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $46.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/30/2007
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
|Preface to the Second Edition|
|Preface to the First Edition|
|The Philologist 's Homer|
|The Historian 's Homer|
|The Reader 's Homer|
|Conclusion and Summary: Homer's Complementary Poems|
|Homer and The Philosophers|
|Homer and The Poets|
|Appendix: For Further Reading|