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The odyssey

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The odyssey

Cross, Gillian.

Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2012.

170 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.

An illustrated adaptation of the mythology classic traces Odysseus' 10-year voyage home after the Trojan War, a fateful journey marked by a man-eating Cyclops, deadly Sirens, the fury of the sea-god Poseidon and Odysseus' faithful wife's efforts to rebuff greedy suitors.

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ISBN:

978-0-7636-4791-9

ISBN:

978-0-7636-4791-9

LC Call No:

PA4025.Z5 C76 2012

Author:

Cross, Gillian.

Title:

The odyssey / retold by Gillian Cross ; illustrated by Neil Packer.

Edition:

1st U.S. ed.

Publisher:

Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2012.

Physical:

170 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.

Notes:

"...illustrations were done in gouache pen, and wash."--Colophon.

Summary:

An illustrated adaptation of the mythology classic traces Odysseus' 10-year voyage home after the Trojan War, a fateful journey marked by a man-eating Cyclops, deadly Sirens, the fury of the sea-god Poseidon and Odysseus' faithful wife's efforts to rebuff greedy suitors.

Subject:

Odysseus (Greek mythology)--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Heroes--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Odysseus (Greek mythology)--Comic books, strips, etc.--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Heroes--Comic books, strips, etc.--Juvenile literature.

AE:PersName:

Packer, Neil, ill.

AE:PersName:

Homer. Odyssey.

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Contributor biographical information

Link:

Publisher description

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