Illiad and Odyssey of Homer
Publish date: February 1st 1987
Publisher: Holiday House
Pages no: 484
Edition language: English
, Historical Fiction
, Classic Literature
Together these two works attributed to Homer are considered among the oldest surviving works of Western literature, dating to probably the eighth century BCE, and are certainly among the most influential. I can't believe I once found Homer boring. In my defense, I was a callow teen, and having a boo...
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