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User Review  - Lukerik - LibraryThing

I read Homer in my teens and finding I didn't much like him, thought it might be down to the translator. Having just read this version (it's Robert Fagles') I think I must conclude that Homer and I ... Read full review

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User Review  - claytond.g1 - LibraryThing

The Iliad is about a prince, Paris who loves this princess from the Achaean empire. He loved this goddess so much and she him he snuck away with her. Zeus saw this and helped out the Achaeans but not ... Read full review

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User Review  - dham340 - LibraryThing

The back cover of lombardo's translation of the Iliad boldly states "this is as good as Homer gets in English". I don't doubt it. The language is clearly more modern than other translations I have ... Read full review

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