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This can be the second one quantity within the significant six-volume statement at the Iliad now being ready lower than Professor Kirk's path. the quantity involves 4 introductory essays via the remark itself (the Greek textual content isn't included). This venture is the 1st large-scale remark at the Iliad for almost a hundred years, and takes exact account of language, sort, and thematic constitution whereas studying the complicated social and cultural historical past of Homer's epic.

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