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The Odyssey, Books VI-VIII (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics)

The Odyssey, Books VI-VIII (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics)
Author: Homer
ISBN 13: 9780521338400
ISBN 10: 521338409
Edition: N/A
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: 1995-01-27
Format: Paperback
Pages: 380
List Price: $39.99

This is the first self-contained edition of Books VI-VIII of the Odyssey, the account of Odysseus' time among the Phaeacians, and a popular introduction to Homer.

Katherine A. Powers - Washington Post

Susan Sarandon reads an introduction by Tom Palaima as well as synopses of each book, all of which are included in a useful little booklet. Lombardo, a veteran of many performances of his translation, delivers the poem himself in a well-modulated, walnutty voice that occasionally roars out dramatically to handle the more exuberant, even bumptious, passages.