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The Resource The adventures of Odysseus, by Andrew Lang ; illustrated with 4 colour plates and line drawings in the text by Joan Kiddell-Monroe

The adventures of Odysseus, by Andrew Lang ; illustrated with 4 colour plates and line drawings in the text by Joan Kiddell-Monroe

Label
The adventures of Odysseus
Title
The adventures of Odysseus
Statement of responsibility
by Andrew Lang ; illustrated with 4 colour plates and line drawings in the text by Joan Kiddell-Monroe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A retelling of the classic Greek epic tale, Homer's Odyssey
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1844-1912
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lang, Andrew
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Odysseus (Greek mythology)
  • Mythology, Greek
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The adventures of Odysseus, by Andrew Lang ; illustrated with 4 colour plates and line drawings in the text by Joan Kiddell-Monroe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in 1907 as pages 1-171 of [the author's] Tales of Troy and Greece"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I : Odysseus the sacker of cities -- The boyhood and parents of Odysseus -- How people lived in the time of Odysseus -- The wooing of Helen of the Fair Hands -- The stealing of Helen -- Trojan victories -- Battle at the ships -- The slaying and avenging of Patroclus -- The cruelty of Achilles, and the ransoming of Hector -- How Odysseus stol the luck of Troy -- The battles with the Amazons and Memnon--the death of Achilles -- Odysseus sails to seek the son of Achilles--the valour of Eurypylus -- The slaying of Paris -- How Odysseus invented the device of the horse of tree -- The end of Troy and the saving of Helen -- Part II : The wanderings of Odysseus -- The slaying of Agamemnon and the sorrows of Odysseus -- The enchantress Circe, the land of the dead, the Sirens -- The whirlpool, the sea monster and the cattle of the sun -- How Telemachus went to seek his father -- How Odysseus escaped from the island of Calypso -- How Odysseus was wrecked, yet reached Phaeacia -- How Odysseus came to his own country, and four safety disguised himself as an old beggar man -- Odysseus comes disguised as a beggar to his own palace -- The slaying of the wooers -- The end
Control code
ocm05918901
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 179 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
62052253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
398.20938 L25 ; L ; XX-JN/HQ-JHN ; (SMS) ; SJ (Local) ; DonationSchmidt9/05.
Other physical details
illustrations, (some color), map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 5918901
  • (Sirsi) 5918901
  • (OCoLC)5918901
Label
The adventures of Odysseus, by Andrew Lang ; illustrated with 4 colour plates and line drawings in the text by Joan Kiddell-Monroe
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in 1907 as pages 1-171 of [the author's] Tales of Troy and Greece"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I : Odysseus the sacker of cities -- The boyhood and parents of Odysseus -- How people lived in the time of Odysseus -- The wooing of Helen of the Fair Hands -- The stealing of Helen -- Trojan victories -- Battle at the ships -- The slaying and avenging of Patroclus -- The cruelty of Achilles, and the ransoming of Hector -- How Odysseus stol the luck of Troy -- The battles with the Amazons and Memnon--the death of Achilles -- Odysseus sails to seek the son of Achilles--the valour of Eurypylus -- The slaying of Paris -- How Odysseus invented the device of the horse of tree -- The end of Troy and the saving of Helen -- Part II : The wanderings of Odysseus -- The slaying of Agamemnon and the sorrows of Odysseus -- The enchantress Circe, the land of the dead, the Sirens -- The whirlpool, the sea monster and the cattle of the sun -- How Telemachus went to seek his father -- How Odysseus escaped from the island of Calypso -- How Odysseus was wrecked, yet reached Phaeacia -- How Odysseus came to his own country, and four safety disguised himself as an old beggar man -- Odysseus comes disguised as a beggar to his own palace -- The slaying of the wooers -- The end
Control code
ocm05918901
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 179 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates
Lccn
62052253
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
398.20938 L25 ; L ; XX-JN/HQ-JHN ; (SMS) ; SJ (Local) ; DonationSchmidt9/05.
Other physical details
illustrations, (some color), map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 5918901
  • (Sirsi) 5918901
  • (OCoLC)5918901

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