International Archaeological Reports since 1974

Sense and Nonsense in Homer

A consideration of the inconsistencies and incoherencies in the texts of the Iliad and the Odyssey

£19.00
Author:
John Wilson
Publication Year:
2000
Language:
English
Paperback:
85pp
ISBN 10:
184171044X
ISBN:
9781841710440
BAR number:
S839
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BOOK DESCRIPTION
This book examines passages in the Iliad and the Odyssey which present semantic or logical difficulties, and those that might be thought incoherent or inconsistent. Original Greek and author's own translations are given for these problematic passages andthe each case is commented.