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  • 9780393089059 72

    The Odyssey

    Homer, Emily Wilson

    Hardcover

    A lean, fleet-footed translation that recaptures Homer’s "nimble gallop" and brings an ancient epic to new life.

  • 9780393069303 72

    The Decameron

    Giovanni Boccaccio, Wayne A. Rebhorn

    Hardcover

    "Celebrated in the Renaissance as the foremost stylist of Italian prose, Boccaccio has seldom met his match in English translation...Wayne Rebhorn’s fluid and dynamic rendition hits the mark on every page." —William J. Kennedy, Cornell University

  • 9780393330199 72

    Rediscovering Homer: Inside the Origins of the Epic

    Andrew Dalby

    Paperback

    "Dalby's book and his bibliography provide a superb introduction to the debate surrounding these poems."—Lisa Montanarelli, San Francisco Chronicle

  • 9780393326420 72

    Metamorphoses: A New Translation

    Ovid, Charles Martin, Bernard M. W. Knox

    Paperback

    "A version that has been long awaited, and likely to become the new standard."—Michael Dirda, Washington Post

  • 9780393326437 72

    The Battle That Stopped Rome: Emperor Augustus, Arminius, and the Slaughter of the Legions in the Teutoburg Forest

    Peter S. Wells

    Paperback

    The previously untold story of the watershed battle that changed the course of Western history.