Greek Fiction

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The Odyssey

The Odyssey

by Homer

  Robert Fagles, winner of the PEN/Ralph Manheim Medal for Translation and a 1996 Academy Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters presents us with Homer's best-loved and most accessible poem in a stunning new modern-verse translation. "Sing to me of the man, Muse, the man of twists and turns driven time and again off course, once he had plundered the hallowed heights of Troy." So begins Robert Fagles' magnificent translation of the Odyssey, which Jasper... Read more
Iliad

Iliad

by Homer

Dating to the ninth century BC, Homer’s timeless poem still vividly conveys the horror and heroism of men and gods wrestling with towering emotions and battling amidst devastation and destruction, as it moves inexorably to  the wrenching, tragic conclusion of the Trojan War. Renowned classicist Bernard Knox observes in his superb Introduction that although the violence of the Iliad is grim and relentless, it coexists with both images of civilized life and a poignant yearning for peace.... Read more
Zorba the Greek

Zorba the Greek

by Nikos Kazantzakis

Zorba the Greek is a novel written by the Greek author Nikos Kazantzakis, first published in 1946. It is the tale of a young Greek intellectual who ventures to escape his bookish life with the aid of the boisterous and mysterious Alexis Zorbas. The novel was adapted into a successful 1964 film of the same name as well as a 1968 musical, Zorba.
Greek Passion

Greek Passion

by Nikos Kazantzakis

From the cover: "Tells the story of a Greek village under Turkish domination and of how the lives of the villagers are changed- some to tragedy, some to self-fulfillment- by the roles they play in the annual drama of the Passion of Christ."
The Fratricides

The Fratricides

by Nikos Kazantzakis

Against the background of the Greek civil war of the late 1940s, Captain Drakos, son of the local priest Father Yanaros, has taken to the mountains with a group of villagers and joined the Communist rebels. It is Holy Week and Father Yanaros feels that he himself is bearing the sins of the world.
The Odyssey Of Homer

The Odyssey Of Homer

by Richmond Lattimore

The Iliad Of Homer

The Iliad Of Homer

by Richmond Lattimore

The Mermaid Madonna

The Mermaid Madonna

by Stratis Myrivilis

Z

Z

by Vassilis Vassilikos

Homer and The Heroic Tradition

Homer and The Heroic Tradition

by Cedric H Whitman

Aeschylus II

Aeschylus II

by Aeschylus

Paideia

Paideia

by Werner; Gilbert Highet Jaeger

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The Orphic Poems

by M L West

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Hesiod

by M L West

No cover image available

Diogenes Laertius

by R D Diogenes Laertius; Hicks

No cover image available

Euterpe

by Douglas E Gerber

Greek Fiction Books & Ephemera

Pope Joan

Pope Joan

by Royidis, Emmanuel

Thucydides

Thucydides

by Thucydides - Marchant E C

A Companion To Homer

A Companion To Homer

by Wace, Alan J B, and Stubbings, Frank H

Lysiae

Lysiae

by Lysias; Shuckburgh, Evelyn S

The Iliad : A New Prose Translation

The Iliad : A New Prose Translation

by Homer

Penguin Publishing Group, 1988. Paperback. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$5.99
The Iliad (Oxford World's Classics)

The Iliad (Oxford World's Classics)

by Homer

Paperback. Very Good.
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£1.00
The Iliad

The Iliad

by Homer

Penguin Classics, 1990. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Not Ex-Library Copy..Trade Paperback Edition..Text Unmarked...Corners Slightly Bumped..Not Ex-Library Copy.. .
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$4.99
Iliad;

Iliad;

by Homer

Hardback. New.
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£27.21
The Iliad

The Iliad

by Homer

NY: Heritage Press, 1943. Hard cover. Published NY: Heritage Press, 1943. 8vo., xxvii+478pp., illustrations throughout by John Flaxman. Translated by Alexander Pope. Blind embossed burgundy cloth with gilt spine titles and design. some fading to the cloth, wear at the extremities, half inch residue outline of tape on pastedowns. Very good minus. Sandglass number 8G laid in. Lacking the slipcase. . Hard. Very Good Minus/No Jacket. 8vo.
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$35.00
Daphnis and Chloe: A Love Idyl

Daphnis and Chloe: A Love Idyl

by Longus and Maillol(Illustrator)

New York: Pantheon Books, 1949. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Good +. In beautiful red debossed cloth with black type to spine. Interior clean and binding tight. Jacket is price-clipped with a few nicks/very short tears, a chip to top of rear panel and some scuffing - Good+.
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$16.00
ARGONAUTICA OR, THE QUEST OF JASON FOR THE GOLDEN FLEECE...

ARGONAUTICA OR, THE QUEST OF JASON FOR THE GOLDEN FLEECE...

by RHODIUS, Apollonius

Athens: Limited Editions Club, 1957. Hardcover. Foxing to the covers, especially the spine. Very Good in a Very Good slipcase. A. Tassos. Folio (9-3/8" x 12-3/4") bound in light gray Greek linen divided into panels with a drawing of the Argo in the central panel. Translated by Edward Coleridge with an introduction by Moses Hadas. Printed on paper made in Greece with illustrations by A. Tassos based on ancient Greek models. Copy #844 of 1500 SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page.
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$56.30
The Iliad

The Iliad

by Homer

Mentor Books, 1964. Paperback. Used - Very Good. 1938Light wear on cover. Small creases on spine
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$8.00
Z

Z

by VASSILIS VASSILIKOS

Z, L'orgia del potere, VASSILIS VASSILIKOS, Editore: FELTRINELLI, Anno  1971, Note/Collana: copertina flesisbile, Universale Economica Feltrinelli, Condizioni:  buone, Magazzino interno: M028
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€10.00
The Odes of Pindar

The Odes of Pindar

by Richmond Lattimore

Hardback. New.
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£23.96
An Historical Commentary on the Hellenica Oxyrhynchia

An Historical Commentary on the Hellenica Oxyrhynchia

by I.A.F. Bruce

Paperback / softback. New. This is an historical commentary on the Hellenica Oxyrhynchia, an anonymous history of events in the Greek world in the late fifth and early fourth centuries BC. Basing his work on both the London and Florence papyri, which between them provide all the surviving fragments of the text, Dr Bruce's book is a complete guide available for further historical study of the Hellenica Oxyrhynchia.
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£37.01
Sophocles: An Interpretation

Sophocles: An Interpretation

by R. P. Winnington-Ingram

Paperback / softback. New. Professor Winnington-Ingram interprets seven extant tragedies of Sophocles and explores his tragic vision of the world. Students of Greek drama will find that this detailed study provides invaluable insights and the Greek in the text is translated or paraphrased, so that the book will also be of interest to students of the literature and drama of other cultures.
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£43.77
Homer and the Oral Tradition

Homer and the Oral Tradition

by G. S. Kirk

Paperback / softback. New. In this 1976 follow-up to his major work The Songs of Homer, Geoffrey Kirk considers the nature of oral and epic poetry, and the meaning of an oral tradition. The longest section is derived from the J. H. Gray Lectures, which Professor Kirk delivered in 1974 and which had not been previously published in any form.
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£38.05
Greek Prose Style

Greek Prose Style

by J. D. Denniston

Praeger, 1979. 8vo. 139 pp. Fine. Recent printing with thirteen-digit ISBN.. Hardcover. Fine.
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$50.00
The Greeks and the Irrational

The Greeks and the Irrational

by Dodds, E. R

University of California Press, 1966-01-01. 5th or later Edition. Paperback. Very Good. VG stiff paper wraps; light rubbing along edges. No reader's crease along spine. Binding secure; contents clean and unmarked except for bookseller stamp on page 1.327pp. Index. Additional photos available upon request. All items carefully packed to avoid damage from moisture and rough handling.
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$35.50
The Iliad (Hackett Classics)

The Iliad (Hackett Classics)

by Murnaghan, Sheila

Hardback. Very Good.
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£17.85
Greek Tragedy A Literary Study (Doubleday Anchor Books)

Greek Tragedy A Literary Study (Doubleday Anchor Books)

by Kitto, H. D. F. (Humphrey Davy Findley) 1897-1982

Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1955. Soft Cover. x, 430 p., 18 cm. Series: Doubleday Anchor Books A38. "I make one basic assumption. ...It is that the Greek dramatist was first and last an artist, and must be criticized as uch. ...He felt, thought and worked like a painter or musician, not like a philosopher or teacher." Stock# 102,473. Good+ / soft cover. ...
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$7.50
The Iliad

The Iliad

by Homer

Paperback. Good.
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£3.01
Iliad

Iliad

by Homer

Paperback / softback. New. This volume presents a selection from Pope's celebrated translation of Homer's Iliad, edited and arranged so as to concentrate on the central core of the story and thus to be readable as a continuous narrative. Also included is a section of the best of Pope's noties to his own translation.
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£32.40
The Fratricides

The Fratricides

by Kazantzakis, Nikos

Paperback. Acceptable.
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£2.78
Zorba the Greek

Zorba the Greek

by Nikos Kazantzakis

Faber & Faber, 2000. Paperback. Good. Former library book. Ammareal gives back up to 15% of this book's net price to charity organizations.
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$2.19
The Iliad (World's Classics S.)

The Iliad (World's Classics S.)

by Homer

Paperback. Good.
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£2.28
The Iliad

The Iliad

by HOMER

Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1978. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Bookstore bookplate otherwise unmarked-The Iliad is one of the two great epics of Homer, and is typically described as one of the greatest war stories of all time, but to say the Iliad is a war story does not begin to describe the emotional sweep of its action and characters: Achilles, Helen, Hector, and other heroes of Greek myth and history in the tenth and final year of the Greek siege of Troy.
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$25.15