The Poetry of Homer, Volume 15
University of California Press, 1938 - Epic poetry - 273 pages
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Achilles action Aeschylus Agamemnon Ajax army Athena attention Attic audience battle beginning body Book called Catalogue cause characters chief clear complete continues critics death described dialogue Diomede divine effect emotion enter epic episode evidence explain expression fact feeling fighting Finally follows given gives greater Greek hearer Hector Hence hero Homer honor human Iliad illusion importance interest kind latter leaders less listener literature living lyric means mentioned method mind Muse narrative nature never object Odysseus once passage past Patroclus pause person picture poems poet poet's poetic poetry present Priam principle reality reason reference says scene scholars seems seen sense ships shows similes single speak speech story tale tells theme thought tion told tragedy tragic Trojan true verse Zeus