The Iliad of Homer, translated by Richmond Lattimore ; introduction and notes by Richard Martin. Translated by richmond lattimore.
The Iliad of Homer, translated by Richmond Lattimore ; introduction and notes by Richard Martin. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references. ISBN-13: 978-0-226-47048-1 (cloth : alk. paper). ISBN-10: 0-226-47048-2 (cloth : alk. ISBN-13: 978-0-226-47049-8 (pbk. : alk. ISBN-10: 0-226-47049-0 (pbk. I. Lattimore, Richmond Alexander, 1906–1984. Introduction and notes by richard martin.
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Read Richmond Lattimore's translation for the epic scale and narrative of Homer's poem
Read Richmond Lattimore's translation for the epic scale and narrative of Homer's poem. Martin's introduction surpasses all rivals. Lattimore's Iliad is best for those who want to feel the epic from the loins up, its rush, its reprieves, and its overwhelming rage. Chronicle of Higher Education). I had an invaluable and inspiring high school teacher, Robert Cooley, who introduced me to both Lattimore's The Iliad and The Odyssey during my senior year. FYI: The first translation of the ILIAD was by George Chapman (1611), a formal and majestic Elizabethan English version in verse that is of interest today mainly in connection to its role in literary history.
Richmond Alexander Lattimore (May 6, 1906 – February 26, 1984) was an American poet and classicist known for his translations of the Greek classics, especially his versions of the Iliad and Odyssey. Born to David and Margaret Barnes Lattimore in Paotingfu, China, he graduated from Dartmouth College in 1926
Richmond Lattimore’s Introduction. The iliad of homer Such is the situation at the end of the first book, and from the quarrel here set forth the rest of the action is generated.
Richmond Lattimore’s Introduction. For Homer they did. The Iliad and the Odyssey were unequiv-ocally ascribed to him; other epics more doubtfully, as, for instance, 'the. Sack of Troy, by Homer or Arktinos'. Such is the situation at the end of the first book, and from the quarrel here set forth the rest of the action is generated. In the second book, Agamemnon's army, with Achilleus missing, is after some delays and confusion marshalled and set in motion against the Trojans.
The Iliad of Homer (Paperback). Homer (author), Richmond Lattimore (translator), Richard Martin (author of introduction and notes). Lattimore's elegant, fluent verses-with their memorably phrased heroic epithets and remarkable fidelity to the Greek-remain unchanged, but classicist Richard Martin has added a wealth of supplementary materials designed to aid new generations of readers.
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The Odyssey of Homer - Richmond Lattimore. The Odyssey as we have it is an epic of over twelve thousand lines. It has been divided, like the Iliad and probably at the same time, into twenty-four books. The Outline of The Odyssey. Book number and line number are the standard terms of reference. The contents can be, very broadly, divided as follows
Translated by Richmond Lattimore
Translated by Richmond Lattimore.