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The Resource The odyssey : the story of Odysseus, Homer ; translated by W.H.D. Rouse ; with a new introduction by Deborah Steiner

The odyssey : the story of Odysseus, Homer ; translated by W.H.D. Rouse ; with a new introduction by Deborah Steiner

Label
The odyssey : the story of Odysseus
Title
The odyssey
Title remainder
the story of Odysseus
Statement of responsibility
Homer ; translated by W.H.D. Rouse ; with a new introduction by Deborah Steiner
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
Presents Homer's age-old tale of the wanderings of Odysseus during his ten-year voyage back home to Ithaca after the Trojan War as he overcomes both divine and natural forces
Member of
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10045714
Cataloging source
BKL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Homer
Dewey number
883/.01
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA4025.A5
LC item number
R6 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1863-1950
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rouse, W. H. D.
  • Steiner, Deborah
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Odysseus
  • Penelope
  • Odysseus
  • Penelope
  • Epic poetry, Greek
  • Epic poetry, Greek
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of Odysseus
Label
The odyssey : the story of Odysseus, Homer ; translated by W.H.D. Rouse ; with a new introduction by Deborah Steiner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the ancient Greek
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What went on in the house of Odysseus -- How the council met in the marketplace of Ithaca, and what came of it -- What happened in Sandy Pylos -- What happened in Lacedaimon -- Hermes is sent to Calypso's island; Odysseus makes a raft and is carried to the coast of Scheria -- How Odysseus appealed to Nausicaa, and she brought him to her father's house -- What happened to Odysseus in the palace of Alcinoos -- How they held games and sports in Phaiacia -- How Odysseus visited the lotus-eaters and the cyclops -- The island of the winds; the land of the midnight sun; Circe -- How Odysseus visited the kingdom of the dead -- The singing sirens, and the terrors of Scylla and Charybdis -- How Odysseus came to Ithaca -- Odysseus and the swineherd -- How Telemachos sailed back to Ithaca -- How Telemachos met his father -- How Odysseus returned to his own home -- How Odysseus fought the sturdy beggar -- How the old nurse knew her master -- How God sent omens of the wrath to come -- The contest with the great bow -- The battle of the hall -- How Odysseus found his wife again -- How Odysseus found his old father, and how the story ended -- Homer's words
Control code
ocn173643910
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
xxiii, 344 pages
Isbn
9780451530684
Lccn
2009510801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)173643910
Label
The odyssey : the story of Odysseus, Homer ; translated by W.H.D. Rouse ; with a new introduction by Deborah Steiner
Publication
Note
Translated from the ancient Greek
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What went on in the house of Odysseus -- How the council met in the marketplace of Ithaca, and what came of it -- What happened in Sandy Pylos -- What happened in Lacedaimon -- Hermes is sent to Calypso's island; Odysseus makes a raft and is carried to the coast of Scheria -- How Odysseus appealed to Nausicaa, and she brought him to her father's house -- What happened to Odysseus in the palace of Alcinoos -- How they held games and sports in Phaiacia -- How Odysseus visited the lotus-eaters and the cyclops -- The island of the winds; the land of the midnight sun; Circe -- How Odysseus visited the kingdom of the dead -- The singing sirens, and the terrors of Scylla and Charybdis -- How Odysseus came to Ithaca -- Odysseus and the swineherd -- How Telemachos sailed back to Ithaca -- How Telemachos met his father -- How Odysseus returned to his own home -- How Odysseus fought the sturdy beggar -- How the old nurse knew her master -- How God sent omens of the wrath to come -- The contest with the great bow -- The battle of the hall -- How Odysseus found his wife again -- How Odysseus found his old father, and how the story ended -- Homer's words
Control code
ocn173643910
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
xxiii, 344 pages
Isbn
9780451530684
Lccn
2009510801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)173643910

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