Iliad, Volume 1
The product of more than a decade's continuous work (1598-1611), Chapman's translation of Homer's great poem of war is a magnificent testimony to the power of The Iliad. In muscular, onward-rolling verse Chapman retells the story of Achilles, the great warrior, and his terrible wrath before the walls of besieged Troy, and the destruction it wreaks on both Greeks and Trojans.
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Review: Homer: Iliad I, Books 1-12 (Loeb Classical Library, #170)User Review - Hank - Goodreads
A little drier than the Odyssey in my opinion, but still decent reading material for a lazy week. Read full review