An Odyssey

Author: Daniel Mendelsohn
Publisher: William Collins
ISBN: 9780007545131
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For Jay's responses to both the text and the travels gradually uncover long-buried secrets that allow the Daniel to understand his difficult father at last.

The Odyssey

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seems not wholly free from it; although what he has said has been generally
understood to import a severer censure of the Odyssey than it really does, if we
consider the occasion on which it is introduced, and the circumstances to which it
is confined. 44 & 4 4 & -- - 4. & “The Odyssey (says he) is an instance, how
natural it is to a great genius, when it begins to grow old and decline, to delight
itself in narrations and fables. For, that Homer composed the Odyssey after the
Iliad, many ...

Chapman S Homer

Author: Homer
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691048918
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George Chapman's translations of Homer are among the most famous in the English language. Keats immortalized the work of the Renaissance dramatist and poet in the sonnet "On First Looking into Chapman's Homer.

Homer S Odyssey And The Near East

Author: Bruce Louden
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139494902
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In particular the book argues that the Odyssey is in a dialogic relationship with Genesis, which features the same three types of myth that comprise the majority of the Odyssey: theoxeny, romance (Joseph in Egypt), and Argonautic myth ...