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The Resource The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Allen Mandelbaum, (electronic resource)

The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Allen Mandelbaum, (electronic resource)

Label
The Odyssey
Title
The Odyssey
Statement of responsibility
Homer ; translated by Allen Mandelbaum
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
The most popular epic of Western culture springs to life in Allen Mandelbaum's magnificent translation. Homer's masterpiece tells the story of Odysseus, the ideal Greek hero, as he travels home to Ithaca after the Trojan War--a journey of ten years and countless thrilling adventures. Rich in Greek folklore and myth, featuring gods and goddesses, monsters and sorceresses, The Odyssey has enchanted listeners around the world for thousands of years. Mandelbaum's robust, romantic, lyrical translation has an openness and immediacy unsurpassed by any other. Read aloud, it is a wonderful way to experience this enduring classic
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Summary
The most popular epic of Western culture springs to life in Allen Mandelbaum's magnificent translation. Homer's masterpiece tells the story of Odysseus, the ideal Greek hero, as he travels home to Ithaca after the Trojan War--a journey of ten years and countless thrilling adventures. Rich in Greek folklore and myth, featuring gods and goddesses, monsters and sorceresses, The Odyssey has enchanted listeners around the world for thousands of years. Mandelbaum's robust, romantic, lyrical translation has an openness and immediacy unsurpassed by any other
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Audio
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10044983
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
883/.01
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
poetry
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Derek Jacobi
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
HighBridge classics.
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a new verse translation
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Allen Mandelbaum, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Abridged
  • Duration: 9:17:13
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
144685577
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598874402
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
B43D3033-B617-4E3B-90ED-68CF4F09CE5D
System control number
(OCoLC)144685577
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 133470 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Odyssey, Homer ; translated by Allen Mandelbaum, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from: Title details screen
  • Abridged
  • Duration: 9:17:13
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
144685577
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598874402
Isbn Type
(sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
B43D3033-B617-4E3B-90ED-68CF4F09CE5D
System control number
(OCoLC)144685577
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 133470 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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