Homer (fl.c. 850? BC)

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[Iliad] [Odyssey]

The Iliad (c. 850? BC) [GBF,GBWW,HTR]
  • HTML (24 pages, 32-66 KB) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Samuel Butler)
  • HTML (27 pages, indexed) at johnstonia: Texts for Liberal Studies (translated by Ian Johnston)
  • Flipbook Reader (648 pages, indexed) at Richer Resources Publications (translated by Ian Johnston)
  • HTML at Perseus/Tufts (Translated by A.T. Murray)
  • HTML at Perseus/Tufts (Translated by Samuel Butler)
  • Greek HTML at Perseus/Tufts
  • German HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at Projekt Gutenberg DE (Translated by Johann Heinrich Voß)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Greek/English Hardcover edition in two volumes, translation by A.T. Murray (Harvard Univ Pr, 1999):
    Vol. 1 - Books I-XII
    Vol. 2 - Books XIII-XXIV
  • Paperback edition, translated by Robert Fagles, introduction and notes by Bernard Knox (Penguin Classics, 1991, 702 pg).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Richmond Lattimore (Univ. Chicago Pr., 1987).

    Available at other booksellers:
  • Paperback edition at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston (564 pg).
  • Paperback edition, abridged, at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston (183 pg).
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The Odyssey (c. 850? BC) [GBWW,GI,HTR,HC]
  • HTML (24 pages, 28-60 KB) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Samuel Butler)
  • HTML (24 pages, indexed) at johnstonia: Texts for Liberal Studies (translated by Ian Johnston)
  • HTML at Bartleby Archive (Translated by George Chapman)
  • Flipbook Reader (452 pages, indexed) at Richer Resources Publications (translated by Ian Johnston)
  • HTML at Perseus/Tufts (Translated by A.T. Murray)
  • HTML at Perseus/Tufts (Translated by Samuel Butler)
  • Greek HTML at Perseus/Tufts
  • German HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at Projekt Gutenberg DE (Translated by Johann Heinrich Voß)
  • Swedish Multi-Format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translated by Axel Gabriel Sjöström)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Greek/English Hardcover edition in two volumes, translation by A.T. Murray (Harvard Univ Pr, 1995):
    Vol. 1 - Books I-XII
    Vol. 2 - Books XIII-XXIV
  • Paperback edition, translated by Robert Fagles (Penguin Classics, 1999, 560 pg).

    Available at other booksellers:
  • Paperback edition at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston (Richer Resources, 500 pg).
  • Paperback edition, abridged, at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston (Richer Resources, 196 pg).
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(Epic of Gilgamesh) (c. 2000?-1400? BC)
(The Vedas) (c. 2000?-200 BC)
Hammurabi (fl.c. 1700? BC)
(Old Testament) (c. 1400?-300? BC)
Homer (fl.c. 850? BC)
(The Upanishads) (c. 800?-400? BC)
Hesiod (fl.c. 700? BC)
Tyrtaeus (fl.c. 650? BC)
(The Ramayana) (c. 600? BC)
Confucius (c. 551-479 BC)
(The Mahabharata) (c. 540-300 BC)
Aeschylus (c. 525-456 BC)
Pindar (c. 522-446? BC)
Lao-Tzu (fl.c. 500? BC)
Sophocles (c. 495-406 BC)
Euripides (c. 485-406 BC)
Herodotus (c. 484-425 BC)
Thucydides (c. 460-400 BC)
Hippocrates (c. 460-377? BC)
Aristophanes (c. 448-380 BC)
Xenophon (c. 431-354 BC)
Plato (c. 427-347 BC)
(Bhagavad-Gita) (c. 400 BC)
Sun-Tzu (c. 400?-320? BC)
Aristotle (c. 384-322 BC)
Epicurus (c. 341-270 BC)
Thiruvalluvar (c. 400?-100? BC)
Aesop (fl.c. 300 BC)
Euclid (fl.c. 300 BC)
Archimedes (c. 287-212 BC)
Apollonius of Perga (fl.c. 240 BC)
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