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The great epic of Western literature, translated by the acclaimed classicist Robert FaglesA Penguin Classic   Robert Fagles, winner of the PEN/Ralph Manheim Medal for Translation and a 1996 Academy Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, presents us with Homer's best-loved

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Author Homer

Pages 560

Publisher Penguin

Published Date 1997-11-01

ISBN 0140268863 9780140268867


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marsh_6055 shared a tip "I would chuck it into the wine-dark sea."

winston_ancona shared a tip "I like reading about Greek gods, duh."

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lily_rolfe shared a tip "One of the best stories ever told."

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brittney_holt shared a tip "I have a few non-fiction books on my list next, but I haven’t read Circe yet, which I hear is really good."

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nicole_horel shared a tip "Just a great story."

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bwch13 shared a tip "i freaking love greek mythology"

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rista_dahal shared a tip "tried reading circe after this to stick with a greek myth theme and i couldn’t get over the first chapter, boring asf🤞"

ashlee_whitmire shared a tip "Newest (and best) translation"

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mary_osborne_9957 shared a tip "I adore this book!"

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mahammatt_baba shared a tip "A masterpiece of Epic writing."

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dawson_dodds shared a tip "I don’t have one. I’m always looking for new reads"

helena_montana shared a tip "I remember #college with this book ended up loving it"

andrew_2778 shared a tip "Good classic. I love greek mythology"

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jaxon_williams_6856 shared a tip "Took a while"

jules_lock shared a tip "I'd say it was totally worth the read!"

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lil-farrah shared a tip "7/10"

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anna_palmer_4157 shared a tip "Yes I think so!"

kristin_leeson shared a tip "Only the cornerstone of Western Civilization for 1500 years."

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kira_camacho shared a tip "I had to read this in school and it sparked a love for mythology"

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kalindi_stone shared a tip "Wonderful."

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alex_cooke_7291 shared a tip "Also Robert Fagles translations are of good quality"

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kelsey_bruce shared a tip "Classic, a book I’m always willing to read again."

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kasey_m_1103 shared a tip "I'm actually looking for a book to read right now. I just finished up Accomplice"

donna_reeh shared a tip "I hope you like it. I read it ages ago in school and never forgot it. Epic!"

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keegan_hoogkamp shared a tip "Not really, there are too many that are just too interesting!"

dustin_whitehead shared a tip "Amazing story of strength and perseverance and even a good love story."

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cyclope_luigi shared a tip "A classic. Takes you on an awesome journey with writing to feed your brain in a new way."

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