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The odyssey. / Homer.

Homer. (Author).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 3 audio discs (3 hr., 55 min.) : digital.
  • Publisher: [Sheffield, Yorkshire, England] : Naxos AudioBooks, [1995]

Content descriptions

General Note: Compact discs.
Abridged by Perry Keenlyside.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Anton Lesser..
Summary, etc.: Homer's Odyssey is the thrilling and moving tale of the wanderings of the hero Odysseus after the end of the Trojan War. For ten years he experiences storms, shipwreck and seduction as he tries to find a way home to Ithaca. William Cowper's 1791 translation captures the human episodes and the adventurous sweep of Homer's original.
Subject: Odysseus, King of Ithaca (Mythological character)
Trojan War.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Classic fiction.

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