Capricorn Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Browse By Category
American History & Travel
Animation, Cartoons & Comics
Antiques & Collectibles
Architecture/Interior Design
Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators
Art - Canadian
Art - First Nations/Indigenous Art
Art - General
Art Instruction (Incl. Woodworking)
Books About Books
British History
Business, Finance
Canada - Architecture
Canada - Biography
Canada - British Columbia
Canada - Folklore/Mythology
Canada - General
Canada - Maritime Provinces
Canada - Native Peoples
Canada - Natural History

View all Categories
 
Gift Card
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Go To:

Global Book Town
The independent online bookstores on Global Book Town have nearly a million used, rare and out of print books.

 

 
 
 

Move your mouse over an image to pause it
Click the image to view.

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. 

Price = 25.00 USD


Also available.
PETER THE GREAT: EMPEROR OF ALL RUSSIA.
Grey, Ian.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

BRIDGES OF BATTLE: FAMOUS BATTLEFIELD ACTIONS AT BRIDGES AND RIVER CROSSINGS., Featherstone, Donald.
BRIDGES OF BATTLE: FAMOUS BATTLEFIELD ACTIONS AT BRIDGES AND RIVER CROSSINGS.
Featherstone, Donald.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE BLESSED TRADE., Ward, Marjorie.
THE BLESSED TRADE.
Ward, Marjorie.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

ARMIES AND WARFARE IN THE MIDDLE AGES:  THE ENGLISH EXPERIENCE., Prestwich, Michael.
ARMIES AND WARFARE IN THE MIDDLE AGES: THE ENGLISH EXPERIENCE.
Prestwich, Michael.
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CHARIOT:  THE ASTOUNDING RISE AND FALL OF THE WORLD'S FIRST WAR MACHINE., Cotterell, Arthur.
CHARIOT: THE ASTOUNDING RISE AND FALL OF THE WORLD'S FIRST WAR MACHINE.
Cotterell, Arthur.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

SIR JOHN HAWKWOOD (L'ACUTO).  STORY OF A CONDOTTIERE., Temple-leader, John & Marcotti, Giuseppe.  Translated from the Italian by Leader Scott.
SIR JOHN HAWKWOOD (L'ACUTO). STORY OF A CONDOTTIERE.
Temple-leader, John & Marcotti, Giuseppe. Translated from the Italian by Leader Scott.
100.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

JOAN OF ARC:  THE WARRIOR MAID., Madison, Lucy Foster.
JOAN OF ARC: THE WARRIOR MAID.
Madison, Lucy Foster.
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE PHILOSOPHER AND THE DRUIDS:  A JOURNEY AMONG THE ANCIENT CELTS., Freeman, Philip.
THE PHILOSOPHER AND THE DRUIDS: A JOURNEY AMONG THE ANCIENT CELTS.
Freeman, Philip.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

KATHERINE SWYNFORD:  THE STORY OF JOHN OF GAUNT AND HIS SCANDALOUS DUCHESS., Weir, Alison,
KATHERINE SWYNFORD: THE STORY OF JOHN OF GAUNT AND HIS SCANDALOUS DUCHESS.
Weir, Alison,
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE ROMAN EMPIRE., Wells, Colin.
THE ROMAN EMPIRE.
Wells, Colin.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE LATER ROMAN EMPIRE, AD 284-430., Cameron, Averil.
THE LATER ROMAN EMPIRE, AD 284-430.
Cameron, Averil.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

HARDIAN'S WALL IN THE DAYS OF THE ROMANS., Graham, Frank.
HARDIAN'S WALL IN THE DAYS OF THE ROMANS.
Graham, Frank.
17.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie