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Daily life in the time of Homer

Emile Mireaux

Daily life in the time of Homer

by Emile Mireaux

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Published by Macmillan in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homer.,
  • Civilization, Homeric,
  • Greece -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Translated from La vie quotidienne au temps d"Homere. Bibliographical footnotes.

    Statementtranslated from the French by Iris Sells.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 p. ;
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19903970M

    Homer (/ ˈ h oʊ m ər /; Ancient Greek: Ὅμηρος Greek pronunciation: [hómɛːros], Hómēros) is the semi-legendary author of the Iliad and the Odyssey, two epic poems that are the central works of ancient Greek Iliad is set during the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of the city of Troy by a coalition of Greek kingdoms. It focuses on a quarrel between King Agamemnon and. The Life of Homer, whose unknown author is referred to as Pseudo-Herodotus, is one among several ancient biographies of the Greek epic poet, is distinguished from the others by the fact that it contains, in its first lines, the claim to have been compiled by the early historian Herodotus. Herodotus of Halicarnassus wrote the following history of Homer's background, upbringing and.

    Nice condition. See details and zoom pics The World of Michelangelo Book only The World of Delacroix Book & Cover The World of Winslow Homer Book & Cover (small tear top of binding) see pic The World of Leonardo (Cover only)Seller Rating: % positive.   The daily life of inmates at Rikers Island are mostly obscure to the public. But a new book is shedding some light on one part of this sprawling jail system: the difficulties physicians face when Author: Andy Mai.

    In the Iliad, the oldest and greatest of the Greek epics, Homer tells of the wars fought between the Greeks and the Trojans. Much of this book's main focus takes place during the Homeric period in which the Trojan War began. In a pre industrial society, Homer describes the way mortals and immortals sought their existence throughout the Trojan War.   I am reading Homer. Each day, I pick up the book and think of a beautiful thing I share with all people who read Homer: time to read Homer. Several things are needful for a contemplative life, and all of them plague me with guilt. For a quiet place, a quiet mind, and a worthy subject, all three, I am deeply thankful. Of their fragility I am sorely aware.


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Daily life in the time of Homer. New York, Macmillan. Daily Life in the Time of Homer on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: MacMillan. Daily life in the time of Homer by Mireaux, Émile, Publication date Topics Homer, Civilization, Homeric Publisher New York, Macmillan The best book I've ever read about the Homeric epic poems.

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Daily life in the time of Homer [Mireaux, Emile] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Daily life in the time of HomerAuthor: Emile Mireaux. Homer was a legendary ancient Greek poet who composed the great epics, the Iliad, and, the Odyssey.

Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and other facts related to his life. Homer, hailed as the poet of ‘The Iliad’ and ‘The Odyssey’, the two great epics which laid the foundation of Greek.

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Mireaux, Emile. Gwen Cooper is the New York Times bestselling author of the memoir "Homer's Odyssey: A Fearless Feline Tale, or How I Learned About Love and Life with a Blind Wonder Ca"t; the novels "Love Saves the Day" and "Diary of a South Beach Party Girl"; and the crowd-sourced collection of cat selfies, "Kittenish", % of the proceeds from which were donated to support animal rescue in Nepal Brand: Gwen Cooper.Art of Worldly Wisdom Daily In the s, Balthasar Gracian, a jesuit priest wrote aphorisms on living life called "The Art of Worldly Wisdom." Join our newsletter below and read them all, one at a time.