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This is Lawrence's translation of Homer's epic, which was first published in 1932 under the pseudonym of T.E.Shaw, after George Bernard Shaw. Lawrence took over 4 years to write this version, which reads like a novel and met with considerable critical acclaim.

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The Odyssey of Homer by Homer

The fruit of four years' work, Lawrence published his translation of Homer's epic under the pseudonym of T. E. Shaw, after George Bernard Shaw. Reading like a novel, it was described in the New York Herald Tribune as `perhaps the most interesting translation of one of the world's most interesting books', while the Book of the Month Club News called it `one of the notable books of our time'.

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Bernard Knox is the retired Director of the Center for Hellenistic Studies and one of America's foremost classics scholars. His most recent volume is Essays Ancient and Modern.

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The Odyssey of Homer by Homer
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