Find Your Next Favorite Book
Save up to $20
Our Money-Back Guarantee

The Odyssey


"The Odyssey" is one of the earliest works of European literature, second only to "The Iliad". These two great epic poems, the astonishing first ... Show synopsis

Show Alternate Editions
Change currency

Reviews of The Odyssey

Overall customer rating: 4.112
Lisa C


by Lisa C on Nov 7, 2013

it smelled like someone had been smoking on it for years. I had to cover my nose everytime I opened the book

Barbara H

Not a favorite

by Barbara H on May 31, 2012

Too hard to understand. Try No Fear on Spark Notes for translation.


Bought it for school-ONLY

by creationchild on Feb 3, 2011

Great product! Just not what I would choose to read if given a choice. The reader is fine, just not that into Homer 8b...

Carol B

I would listen to Jacobi read the phone book

by Carol B on Sep 3, 2010

How fabulous to listen to this well done recording. Even though the stories are so familiar, this was really gripping, and I plan on revisiting this audiobook with regularity.


The Odessey by Chapman

by BRoy on Oct 16, 2008

This is the peotic translation of the 17th century. Excellent reading.

Love it or hate it? Review it now

Discussions about The Odyssey

Start a new discussion
  1. What's on your mind? Review post guidelines

Join Today!

Share your ideas with other community members

Create account

Already a member?

Log in now

Get $300 in coupons and other goodies. Sign up for newsletter No, thank you.

You're signed up (and we you). Watch for our Welcome e-mail and your first coupon. Thanks!