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The making of the Iliad : disquisition and analytical commentary

Author/Creator:
West, M. L. (Martin Litchfield), 1937-2015. author
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (x, 441 p.) : map.
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Other Title:
Making of the Iliad
Subjects:
Epic poetry, Greek -- Criticism, Textual.
Homer. Iliad.
Homer -- Themes, motives.
Language:
English
Summary:
'The Making of the Iliad' is intended for readers who have some knowledge of Greek and of Homer. After introductory chapters on the poet of the Iliad's date and homeland, and the poetic traditions known to him, Martin West provides a running commentary on the epic, distinguishing the different stages of the poet's workings.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-19-180829-6