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Author Name    Finley, M.I. Introduction by Simon Hornblower.

Title   THE WORLD OF ODYSSEUS.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good+

Publisher   London Folio Society 2002

Seller ID   29646

193 pp, 10" H. Bound in full brick-red cloth printed with a design by Grahame Baker in black and white. Map endpapers, colour plates. "This edition follows the text of the second revised edition (of 1978) with minor emendations." Contents: Introduction; Author's Preface; Homer and the Greeks; Bards and Heroes; Wealth and Labour; Household, Kin, and Community; Morals and Values; Appendix I: The World of Odysseus Revisited; Appendix II: Schliemann's Troy - One Hundred Years After; Biblio-graphical Essay; Index of Passages Quoted; General Index. Light wrinkling at bottom of spine. Slipcase has a very tiny dent on one front edge, very minor rubbing.

Homer,  Ancient  Greece,  Greeks,  Bards,  Heroes,  Wealth,  Labour,  Households,  Kin,  Community,  Morals,  Values,  Odysseus,  Schliemann,  Troy,  Achaeans,  Achilles,  Myths,  Mythology,  Agamemnon,  Anthropomorphism,  Aphrodite,  Apollo,  Athena,  Gods,  Goddesses,  Basileus,  C.W.  Blegen,  Booty,  Blood  Feuds,  Bunarbashi,  Commoners,  Craftsmen,  Cyclopes,  Demioergoi,  Elders,  Eumaeus,  Family,  Foreign  Affairs,  Funerals,  Burials,  Games,  Gifts,  Hector,  Hades,  Heroic  Poetry,  Hesiod,  Hissarlik,  Honour,  Iliad,  Inheritance,  Kingship,  Linear  B,  Greek  Literature,  Marriage,  Magic,  Metal-working,  Mycenaean,  Myrmidons,  Nestor,  Nobility,  Odyssey,  Omens,  Paris,  Patroclus,  Peasants,  Penelope,  Phaeacia,  Phoenicians,  Plato,  Poseidon,  Priam,  Religion,  Sacrifices,  Sexual  Behaviour,  Slavery,  Status,  Suitors,  Telemachus,  Treasure,  Trojan  War,  Women,  Xenophanes,  Zeus. 

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