Complete with brilliant, full-color illustrations, Homer's epic tales of adventure, courage, love, and survival are retold for young audiences.
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: Here is the perfect introduction to The Iliad
and The Odyssey,
two of the cornerstones of Western literature. All of the glories of Homer's world--from the mysterious Wooden Horse to Helen, whose beauty launched a thousand ships, to the fearsome one-eyed Cyclops--are here, refashioned into one seamless tale of adventure by three-time Newbery Honor winner Padraic Colum. Beautifully enhanced by Barry Moser's twelve bold, evocative color plates, this handsome book will stir the imagination of young and old alike.