The Odyssey

Description

This is the epic tale of Odysseus and his ten-year journey home after the Trojan War forms one of the earliest and greatest works of Western literature. Confronted by natural and supernatural threats - shipwrecks, battles, monsters and the implacable enmity of the sea-god Poseidon - Odysseus must use his wit and native cunning if he is to reach his homeland safely and overcome the obstacles that, even there, await him.

Details

Author(s)
Homer, Peter Jones
Format
Hardback | 416 pages
Dimensions
138 x 204 x 38mm
Publication date
01 Oct 2009
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Imprint
PENGUIN CLASSICS
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
Edition statement
Reprint
Illustrations note
illustrations
ISBN10
0141192445
ISBN13
9780141192444
Bestsellers rank
4,039