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5.0 out of 5 stars A charming and readable version of this classic tale, 10 Dec 2011
This review is from: Homer's Odyssey (Paperback)
I had never read Homer's Odyssey before, although many of the stories within it will be familiar to most people.

There is a lovely brevity and succinctness about the style as one would expect from a leading poet. I read it in the space of a couple of days, including one long journey, and it had me captivated.

I would thoroughly recommend it to anyone wanting an approachable but not dumbed down version of these stories. I am now motivated to read a full translation of the original - which I would never have been before.
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