By Bryan Hainsworth, G. S. Kirk
The six-volume observation on Homer's Iliad ready less than the final Editorship of Professor G. S. Kirk is entire with the ebook of this quantity. It opens with introductory chapters: the 1st on Homeric diction, the second one at the contributions that comparative stories have made to seeing the Homeric epics in sharper point of view. within the observation Dr. Hainsworth confronts the intense difficulties posed by means of the 9th, 10th and 12th books of the Iliad. The Greek textual content isn't really incorporated.