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The Iliad of Homer

The Iliad of Homer

Translated by Richmond Lattimore
With a new Introduction and Notes by Richard Martin

608 pages | 2 line drawings | 5-1/2 x 8-1/2 | ©2011


ISBN: 9780226470382

This new edition of Lattimore’s translation includes an introduction by Richard Martin that sets the poem in the wider context of Greek life, warfare, society, and poetry, while line-by-line notes at the back of the volume offer explanations of unfamiliar terms, information about the Greek gods and heroes, and literary appreciation. A glossary and maps are also included.

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