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Sweet my love : a study of Shakespeare's Sonnets

by Middlebrook, Douglas

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Published
1980
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Reprint
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Adelaide AUS: The New Word Press, 1980 Firts publshed in 1973. A detailed analysis of the sonnets, and a very personal interpretation of Shakespeare's sexual orientation and his relationship to W.H.159p. Text neat and crisp, but with minor signs of library ownership... Reprint. Softcover. Very Good.
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History of Classical Greek Literature Vol I : The Poets (with an Appendix on Homer By Prof, Sayce)

by Mahaffy, J.P.[ John Pentland]

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Published
1880
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1st US Ed..
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1880 An original vintage copy NOTa reproduction (Volume I of a 2 Volume set - will NOT be sold seperately) Clean, tight, unmarked text. Scuffing to head and foot of spine, corners slightly bumped. 1st US Ed... Cloth. Very Good.
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An Iliad

by Baricco, Alessandro

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2006
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1st US Edition.
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9780307263551
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New York: A.A.Knopf, 2006 The famed Italian novelist Alessandro Baricco has written four novels that have won him worldwide admiration and the Prix Medicis Etranger, now, in his most ambitious work he retools the Homer's epic 'The Iliad.' Baricco re-creates the siege of Troy through the voices of 21 Homeric characters using his trademark dramatic prose. Forgoing the detachment of… Read more
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Archaiki Epike Poiese Apo Tin Iliada Stin Odyssea

by Maronitis, Dimitris N. [Homer]

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2013
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New Book from Greece
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Re-issue.
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9789605033248
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Athens: To Vima, 2013 Reissue: "Modern Greek Studies Institute", 2007. Re-issue.. Softcover. New Book from Greece.
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A Companion to the Iliad.

by Leaf, Walter

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1892
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First Edition.
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London: Macmillan, 1892 411p. indrx, Clean tight copy, slight shelf weae\t. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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George Psychoundakis: a Letter to C. A. Trypanis

by Fermor, Patrick Leigh (Psychoundakis, George)

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1999
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Athens: American College of Greece, 1999 Library series (American College of Greece), no. 8. Text of a letter addressed to Oxford professor Constantine Trypanis (in English and Greek) about the contemporary Cretan poet and resistance hero George Psychoundakis who translated both the Illiad and The Odyssey into his local Cretan Dialect. "Of this first edition, 1250 copies have been printed… Read more
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Homer's The Iliad and The Odyssey: A Biography

by Manguel, Alberto

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2007
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1st Can Ed.
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9781553652663
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Vancouver: Douglas & Mcintyre Ltd, 2007 No one knows if there was a man named Homer, but there is no little doubt that the epic poems assembled under his name form the cornerstone of Western literature. "The Iliad" and "The Odyssey," with their incomparable tales of the Trojan War, brace Achilles, Ulysses and Penelope, the Cyclops, the beautiful Helen of… Read more
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Tales of the Greek Heroes Retold from the Ancient Authors By Roger Lancelyn Green

by Green, Roger Lancelyn

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Published
1975
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9780140301199
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London: Puffin/Penguin., 1975 A New and very original telling of the tales and legends of Ancient Greece, as a history of the Golden Age of the Heroes up to the Trojan war.. Reprint.. Pbk. As New. Illus. by Betty Middleton-Sandford.
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Tales of the Greek Heroes Retold from the Ancient Authors By Roger Lancelyn Green

by Green, Roger Lancelyn

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1975
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Good
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9780140301199
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London: Puffin/Penguin., 1975 "A New and very original telling of the tales and legends of Ancient Greece, as a history of the Golden Age of the Heroes up to the Trojan war." Illustrated by Betty Middleton-Sandford. Reprint.. Pbk. Good. Illus. by Betty Middleton-Sandford.
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Achilles in Vietnam : Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character

by Shay, Jonathan

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Published
1995
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9780684813219
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New York: Simon & Schuster/Touchstone, 1995 "In this strikingly original and groundbreaking book, Dr. Shay examines the psychological devastation of war by comparing the soldiers of Homer's Iliad with Vietnam veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Although the Iliad was written twenty-seven centuries ago it has much to teach about combat trauma , as do the more recent, compelling voices… Read more
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A Complete Concordance to the Iliad of Homer

by Prendergast, Guy Lushington

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Lexington KY: Filiquarian Publishing Photographic facsimile, from an original copy in the Bodleian Library, of the edition published by Longmans Green, London 1875. A few of the flaws in the copy used are still visible in the reproduction. 416p.. Facsimile Reprint.. Softcover. As New.
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The Stories of the Greeks : Men and Gods, Greeks and Trojans, The Vengeance of the Gods.

by Warner,Rex

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Published
1967
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1st.US Ed..
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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1967 Stories about Greece based on ancient literary sources : " Gods & Men" has its basis in Ovid's Metamorpohses; "Greeks and Trojans" on Homer's Iliad; and "Vengeance of the Gods" on the plots of the ancient Greek dramatists. All three popular books are now reprinted in an omnibus volume.105p. illus. Clean crisp tight… Read more
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The Homeric Odyssey: The Mary Flexner Lectures Delivered at Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania

by Page, Denys Lionel

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Published
1955
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First Edition.
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1955 Name of previous owner on ffep - S.M.Adams - who is presumably the author of the pencilled underlinings and the useful annotations in neat, tiny, meticulous handwriting ! vii, 186p. index. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Homer (Past Masters Series)

by Griffin, Jasper

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Published
1995
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Very Good
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Reprint
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9780521310437
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995 "Concise. lucid authoritative introduction." to Homer. 82p. bibliography.index.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Troikos Polemos : O Mythos Kai he Pragmatikoteta Piso Apo Ton Epiko Thrylo [The Trojan War}

by McCarty, Nick

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Published
2007
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789604494415
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Athens: Savvalas Ekdoseis, 2007 Translation by Beatrike Kantzola-Sampatakou of "The Trojan War : The Myth and Reality Behind the Epic Legend" 120 p. illus (col.) bibliography. index. 1st Greek Ed... Hard Cover. New Book from Greece/New.
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An Odyssey Round Odysseus

by Rubens, Beaty & Taplin, Oliver

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Published
1989
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Near Fine
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First Thus
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9780563207832
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London: BBC Books, 1989 "The story of Odysseus ... has always captured the imagination of poets, painters and travellers alike. This book and the Radio 4 series it accompanies is a journey back to some of the place Odysseus knew .... and a look at the new archaeologial evidence .... it also traces the figure of Odysseus through art… Read more
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Homer

by Rouse, W.H.D

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Published
1939
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1st UK Ed
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London: Thomas Nelson,, 1939 Discussion books No 52. Straightforward introduction to Homer addressing issues such as "Was there a Homer, and if so who was he; where and when did he live; what did he produce and in what form; who were the people among whom he lived,; and what did he tell us about them in the Iliad and… Read more
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Homer (Inside the Ancient World series)

by Thorpe, Martin

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Published
1973
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Fine
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9780333147443
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London: Macmillan, 1973 ".short summary of the events of the Iliad and the Odyssey and the mythological background to the Trojan War. Subsequent chapters deal with the tradition of oral poetry in which Homer worked . the human society of the poems, the ideal of heroic life, and the position of the lower classes. the role of the gods and… Read more
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The Odyssey of Homer : A Verse Translation.

by Homer

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Published
2009
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Near Fine
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First Thus
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9781848371514
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London: Arcturus, 2009 "The present translation of the Odyssey was made by Alexander Pope (1688-1744) . It has been suggested that what Pope gave his readers was a translation of Homer into a form of poetry he felt Homer would himself have written had he been living in 18th.Century England." With an introduction by George Davidson amd commentary by Emma… Read more
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The Ulysses Voyage : Sea Search For the Oyssey

by Severin,Tim

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Published
1987
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Fine
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First Edition.
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9780099544203
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London: Hutchinson, 1987 "Using a replica of a Bronze Age galley, Tim Severin and his crew set off on the voyage of Odysseus to see if Homer's Odyssey could possibly be true." 253p. plates (some col) maps. index.. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by (Drawings by Will Stoney, Photographs By Kevin Fleming) son ).
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