Examines the history of scholarly debate about the origins of "The Iliad". Was Homer the sole author, did he describe historical events and was his poetry transcribed in his lifetime? - these are some of the questions examined.
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Samuel Butler (1835-1902) is best known for his utopian satire Erewhon, his posthumous novel The Way of All Flesh, and his translations of Homer. His family background made a career in the Church inevitable, but, while serving a low-income parish in London, he began to question his faith. He lived in New Zealand for five years, and later in life spent time in Italy.
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Book Description Penguin Audiobooks, 1993. Cassette. Book Condition: Good. 6 x audio cassettes. Read by Derek Jacobi. Translated by Robert Fagles. One cas has one small area at top that is cracked. Cassettes. Bookseller Inventory # 122462
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