Homer

(Disputed - c 850 B.C.E. / Disputed)

Homer Poems

41. The Odyssey: Book 22 1/13/2003
42. The Odyssey: Book 23 1/13/2003
43. The Odyssey: Book 24 1/13/2003
44. The Odyssey: Book 3 1/13/2003
45. The Odyssey: Book 4 1/13/2003
46. The Odyssey: Book 5 1/13/2003
47. The Odyssey: Book 6 1/13/2003
48. The Odyssey: Book 7 1/13/2003
49. The Odyssey: Book 8 1/13/2003
50. The Odyssey: Book 9 1/13/2003
Best Poem of Homer

The Iliad: Book 1

Sing, O goddess, the anger of Achilles son of Peleus, that brought
countless ills upon the Achaeans. Many a brave soul did it send
hurrying down to Hades, and many a hero did it yield a prey to dogs
and vultures, for so were the counsels of Jove fulfilled from the
day on which the son of Atreus, king of men, and great Achilles, first
fell out with one another.
And which of the gods was it that set them on to quarrel? It was the
son of Jove and Leto; for he was angry with the king and sent a
pestilence upon the host to plague the people, because the son of
Atreus ...

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The Odyssey: Book 12

"After we were clear of the river Oceanus, and had got out into
the open sea, we went on till we reached the Aeaean island where there
is dawn and sunrise as in other places. We then drew our ship on to
the sands and got out of her on to the shore, where we went to sleep
and waited till day should break.
"Then, when the child of morning, rosy-fingered Dawn, appeared, I
sent some men to Circe's house to fetch the body of Elpenor. We cut
firewood from a wood where the headland jutted out

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