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Read by Sir Ian McKellen! Now digitally remastered and on CD for the first time. Unabridged, 11 cds, 13 hours.
NOW AVAILABLE - Digitally remastered, and on CD for the first timeWonderfully readable... Just the right blend of roughness and sophistication. (Ted Hughes)
Translated by Robert Fagles, with an introduction by Bernard Knox
Read by Sir Ian McKellen
Robert Fagles is the best living translator of ancient Greek drama, lyric poetry, and epic into modern English. (Garry Wills, The New Yorker)
Mr. Fagles has been remarkably successful in finding a style that is of our time and yet timeless. (Richard Jenkyns, The New York Times Book Review)