Homer is thought to have lived c.750-700 BC in Ionia and is believed to be the author of the earliest works of Western Literature: The Odyssey and The Iliad.
E V Rieu was a celebrated translator from Latin and Greek, and editor of Penguin Classics from 1944-64. His son, D C H Rieu, has revised his work.
Peter Jones is former lecturer in Classics at Newcastle. He co-founded the 'Friends of Classics' society and is the editor of their journal and a columnist for The Spectator.
Excellent copy and received well within the projected delivery dates.Published 11 days ago by Frank Shenton
I'll be honest, my first experience of the basic story or the odyssey was watching 'Homer's Odyyssey' on the simpsons! Read morePublished 1 month ago by thehappymeerkat
A book that will be still about in another couple of centuries or even more..... A masterpiece !Published 1 month ago by Chris Leavy