Translations

  • Iliad

  • Translation Title: The Iliad of Homer
  • Original Author: Homer
  • Original title: Iliad
  • Publ. Year From: -0001 to:
  • lang: Greek
  • Translation: The Iliad of Homer
  • Publisher: Bernard Lintot
  • Pub. Place: London
  • Pub. Date: 1714
  • Lang: English
  • Note:

    Pope translated the twenty-four books of the poem alone and the editorial project was modelled on Dryden's Virgil.

    The result was a great success, although some critiques remarked the very free translation Pope had arranged.

  • Odyssey

  • Translation Title: The Odyssey of Homer
  • Original Author: Homer
  • Original title: Odyssey
  • Publ. Year From: -0001 to:
  • lang: Greek
  • Translation: The Odyssey of Homer
  • Publisher: Bernard Lintot
  • Pub. Place: London
  • Pub. Date: 1725
  • Lang: English
  • Note:

    Pope only translated twelve of the twenty-five books (3, 5, 7, 9, 10, 13-15, 17, 21-22, 24-25).