|Statement||by Andrew Lang, Walter Leaf, and Ernest Myers.|
|Contributions||Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912., Leaf, Walter, 1852-1927., Myers, Ernest, 1844-1921.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 506 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||506|
The Iliad is an ancient Greek epic poem in dactylic hexameter, traditionally attributed to Homer. Set during the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of the city of Troy (Ilium) by a coalition of Greek states, it tells of the battles and events during the weeks of a quarrel between King Agamemnon and the warrior Achilles/5(K). Aug 26, · Though he is traditionally credited as the author of the Iliad and the Odyssey, there is no reliable information about an actual, historical Homer. In antiquity, he was an honored figure, despite little being known about his life or even his era; he was credited then with several other shorter works in addition to the two epics/5(K). Aug 26, · UPDATED 09/13/ Homer's "Iliad" is a truly 5-star great work of literature, and I certainly agree with all the other reviewers who extol its virtues, but the person who translates this epic poem into English from the archaic Greek is all-important to one's appreciation and enjoyment of it/5(K). The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Homer. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this classics, poetry story are Ajax, Odysseus. The book /5.
The First Six Books of Homer's Iliad: The Original Text Reduced to the Natural English Order, with a Literal Interlinear Translation. Homer $ - $ The Iliad BOOK I S ing, O goddess, the anger of Achilles son of Peleus, that brought countless ills upon the Achaeans. Many a brave soul did it send hurrying down to Hades, and many a hero did it yield a prey to dogs and vultures, for so were the counsels of Jove fulfilled from the day on which the son of. The Iliad is an Ancient Greek epic poem by Homer that was first published in BC. Read an overview of the entire poem or a line by line Summary and Analysis. See a complete list of the characters in The Iliad and in-depth analyses of Achilles, Agamemnon, and Hector. Book I Sing, O goddess, the anger of Achilles son of Peleus, that brought countless ills upon the Achaeans. Many a brave soul did it send hurrying down to Hades, and many a hero did it yield a prey to dogs and vultures, for so were the counsels of Jove fulfilled from the day on which the son of Atreus, king of men, and great Achilles, first.
Oct 13, · Homer's epic poem The Iliad tells the story of the Trojan war and the epic heroes and gods, including Achilles, Hector, Odysseus, Athena, Ares, Paris and Helen of . Memorial: A Version of Homer's Iliad The Iliad of Homer War Music: An Account of Books and of Homer's Iliad The Iliad (Wordsworth Classics) Iliad, Odyssey, and Aeneid box set: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) War and the Iliad The Iliad / The Odyssey The Essential Iliad. Summary: This is Alexander Pope's translation of Homer's, The Iliad, an ancient Greek epic poem set during the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of the city of Troy (Ilium) by a coalition of Greek states. It tells of the battles and events during the weeks of a quarrel between King Agamemnon and the warrior Achilles. The Iliad by Homer, part of the Internet Classics Archive. Home: Browse and Comment: Search: Buy Books and CD-ROMs: Help: The Iliad By Homer Written B.C.E Translated by Samuel Butler. The Iliad has been divided into the following sections: Book I [47k] Book II [63k] Book III [36k] Book IV [42k] Book V [66k] Book VI [42k] Book.