Book: The Iliad
Author: Homer

The Iliad By Homer

Format: Free Scanned PDF
Pages (PDF): 451
Publication Date: This translation by Alexander Pope, 1715–1720

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This is Alexander Pope's translation of "The Iliad" into heroic couplets. Homer's tale of the Trojan war is a compassionate view of human life lived under the shadow of suffering and death in the face of an overwhelming and often uncaring divinity.