An Odyssey Reader

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Author  Pamela Ann Draper
Publisher  University of Michigan Press
Publication Date   December 26, 2012
ISBN  047205192X
Pages  304

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Homer's Odyssey has captivated readers and influenced writers and artists for more than 2,000 years. Reading the poem in its original language provides an experience as challenging as it is rewarding. Most students encountering Homeric Greek for the first time need considerable help, especially with vocabulary and constructions that differ from the more familiar Attic forms. For anyone who has completed studies in elementary Greek, this edition provides the assistance necessary to read, understand, and appreciate the first book of the Odyssey in its original language.

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