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  • The Iliad

    In this brilliant translation, Robert Fagles brings the vigor of contemporary language to Homer's 2,700-year-old tale. The result, the winner of the 1991 Academy of American Poets Landon Translation Award, is a wonderfully accessible Iliad that preserves every nuance of Homer's genius. The story begins when Paris, son of Priam, King of Troy, carries off the beautiful Helen, thereby precipitating the bitter Trojan War. The Achaean princes attack Troy in order to recover Helen. This great epic poem, attributed to Homer, deals also with the anger ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B07F37XGFD
    • ASIN: B07F37XGFD
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Audiobooks

  • The Odyssey

    The Odyssey is literature's grandest evocation of every man's journey through life. In the myths and legends that are retold here, the energy and poetry of Homer's original is captured in a bold, contemporary idiom, giving us an edition of The Odyssey that is a joy to listen to, worth savoring and treasuring for its sheer lyrical mastery.  This audiobook is sure to delight both the classicist and the general listener and to captivate a new generation of Homer's students. ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B000OYDLE4
    • ASIN: B000OYDLE4
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Audio

  • Aeneid

    Virgil's Aeneid, one of the greatest classical poems, tells the story of Aeneas, son of Anchises, after the fall of Troy. His quest is to find the site "in the west" where he will found a new town prophesied to be the seat of a world empire: Rome. This great poem, in a modern translation by Cecil Day Lewis, is superbly read by the great classical actor Paul Scofield, with Jill Balcon. Featuring classical music.... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B000UV0Z3Q
    • ASIN: B000UV0Z3Q
    • Manufacturer: Naxos AudioBooks

  • The Iliad of Homer

    For thousands of years, Homer's ancient epic poem the Iliad has enchanted readers from around the world. When you join Professor Vandiver for this lecture series on the Iliad, you'll come to understand what has enthralled and gripped so many people. Her compelling 12-lecture look at this literary masterpiece - whether it's the work of many authors or the "vision" of a single blind poet - makes it vividly clear why, after almost 3,000 years, the Iliad remains not only among the greatest adventure stories ever told but also one of the most comp... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B00DTNW7IS
    • ASIN: B00DTNW7IS
    • Manufacturer: The Great Courses

  • The Aeneid

    Here is the much-anticipated new translation of Virgil's epic poem from the award-winning translator Robert Fagles.   The publication of a new translation by Fagles is a literary event. His translations of both the Iliad and Odyssey have sold hundreds of thousands of copies and have become the standard translations of our era. Now, with this stunning modern verse translation, Fagles has reintroduced Virgil's Aeneid to a whole new generation, and completed the classical triptych at the heart of Western civilization. The Aeneid is a sweeping ep... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B000K98F3U
    • ASIN: B000K98F3U
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Audio

  • The Iliad: A New Translation by Caroline Alexander

    With her virtuoso translation, classicist and best-selling author Caroline Alexander brings to life Homer's timeless epic of the Trojan War. Composed around 730 BC, Homer's Iliad recounts the events of a few momentous weeks in the protracted 10-year war between the invading Achaeans, or Greeks, and the Trojans in their besieged city of Ilion. From the explosive confrontation between Achilles, the greatest warrior at Troy, and Agamemnon, the inept leader of the Greeks, through to its tragic conclusion, The Iliad explores the abiding, blighting... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B01BLVD54Y
    • ASIN: B01BLVD54Y
    • Manufacturer: HarperAudio

  • The Iliad

    The Iliad, together with The Odyssey, is one of two ancient Greek epic poems traditionally attributed to Homer. The work is commonly dated to the 8th or 7th century BC, and many scholars believe it is the oldest extant work of literature in the Greek language, making it the first work of European literature. The story concerns events during the 10th and final year in the siege of the city of Troy by the Greeks. This version has been translated and set into English prose by Samuel Butler.... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B007NIP4N0
    • ASIN: B007NIP4N0
    • Manufacturer: Alpha DVD

  • The Odyssey

    Acclaimed actress Claire Danes burnishes an epic story of heroes, gods, and monsters in a groundbreaking translation of The Odyssey, the first great adventure story in the Western literary tradition. When the wily warrior-king Odysseus sets off for home after the Trojan War, he doesn't realize this simple undertaking will become a perilous journey of 10 years. Beset at every turn, he encounters obstacles, detours, and temptations-both supernatural and human-while his wife Penelope fends off would-be suitors desperate to take the throne. Emily W... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B07GL4J6Z1
    • ASIN: B07GL4J6Z1
    • Manufacturer: Audible Studios

  • The Iliad

    In this widely acclaimed verse translation of Homer's great epic, Robert Fagles combines the skills of poet and scholar. He brings the energy of contemporary language to this enduring heroic work, but maintains the drive

    • UPC: 515977
    • Rating: 4.1

  • The Iliad of Homer - Audiobook

    The Iliad has stood the test of time and is still one of (it not the) best depictions of ancient warfare. Set during the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of the city of Troy (Ilium)

    • UPC: 900262017
    • Rating: 4.1

  • Iliad, The - Audiobook

    The first of Homer's epic poems tells of the counsel of Nestor, Achilles' slaying of Hector, and the defeat of the Trojans by the Greeks.Little is known about the Ancient Greek oral poet, Homer, the

    • UPC: 757134213
    • Rating: 4.1

  • The Iliad (Translated Into Prose by Samuel Butler with an Introduction by H. L. Havell)

    Due to a lack of biographical evidence regarding the identity of Homer it has been suggested that the two great works attributed to him, the "Iliad" and the "Odyssey" may, in fact, be the work

    • UPC: 926149871
    • Rating: 4.1

  • The Iliad - Audiobook

    Since it was first published more than forty years ago, Robert Fitzgerald's prizewinning translation of Homer's battle epic has become a classic in its own right: a standard against which all other versions of The

    • UPC: 741530194
    • Rating: 4.1

  • The Iliad - Audiobook

    One of the New Yorker’s Favorite Books from 2011—from the renowned translator of Rilke, Tao Te Ching, and Gilgamesh, a vivid new translation of Western civilization’s foundational epic: the Iliad.One of The New Yorker’s Favorite

    • UPC: 810494956
    • Rating: 4.1

  • The Iliad - Audiobook

    One the earliest and greatest epic poems of the Western world, The Iliad tells the story of fifty critical days towards the end of the Trojan war. Achilles has quarrelled with Agamemnon and sulks in

    • UPC: 587052414
    • Rating: 4.1

  • The Iliad - Audiobook

    With her virtuoso translation, classicist and bestselling author Caroline Alexander brings to life Homer’s timeless epic of the Trojan WarComposed around 730 B.C., Homer’s Iliad recounts the events of a few momentous weeks in the

    • UPC: 853590363
    • Rating: 4.1

  • The Iliad (Audiobook)

    Homer's epic masterpiece chronicles the last days of the Trojan War-the quarrel between Achilles and Agamemnon, the siege of Troy, the death of Hector, the Trojan Horse, and many other

    • UPC: 55032260
    • Rating: 4.1

  • Tantor Unabridged Classics: The Iliad (Audiobook)

    Homer's epic masterpiece chronicles the last days of the Trojan War-the quarrel between Achilles and Agamemnon, the siege of Troy, the death of Hector, the Trojan Horse, and many other

    • UPC: 14095370
    • Rating: 4.1

  • The Iliad by Homer (Derek Jacobi reads the opening, translated by Robert Fagles)

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