Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Print Material
Author Homer, author.

Uniform Title Iliad. English
Title Iliad / Homer ; translated by Stanley Lombardo ; introduction by Sheila Murnaghan.

Publication Info. Indianapolis : Hackett Publishing Company, Inc., [1997]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Baron  883.01 H752i 1997    ---  Lib Use Only
Description lvii, 516 pages : map ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
cartographic image cri rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 514-516) and index.
Contents Translator's preface -- Introduction -- Iliad -- Major characters -- Catalogue of combats deaths.
Summary "The vividness of Homer's language, his large-scale rhythms and hard edges, are laid bare in this new translation--as is the bracing speech of his gods and mortals and, above all, the boldness of his narrative strokes."--Jacket.
Subject Achilles (Mythological character) -- Poetry.
Epic poetry, Greek -- Translations into English.
Trojan War -- Poetry.
Achilles (Mythological character) (OCoLC)fst00795683
Epic poetry, Greek. (OCoLC)fst00913902
Trojan War. (OCoLC)fst01157294
Genre/Form Epic poetry, Greek. (OCoLC)fst01750167
Poetry. (OCoLC)fst01423828
Translations. (OCoLC)fst01423791
Added Author Lombardo, Stanley, 1943- translator.
Murnaghan, Sheila, 1951- writer of introduction.
Other Editions: Large print edition: Homer. Iliad. English. Iliad. [Large print edition] Brantford, Ontario : W. Ross MacDonald School Resource Services Library 2018 (OCoLC)1140447444
ISBN 0872203530 (cloth)
9780872203532 (cloth)
0872203522 (pbk.)
9780872203525 (pbk.)

Available items only