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The Penelopiad, Margaret Atwood

Label
The Penelopiad
Title
The Penelopiad
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Atwood
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Odysseus' return to his home kingdom of Ithaca following an absence of twenty years is best known from Homer's Odyssey. Odysseus is said to have spent half of these years fighting the Trojan War and the other half wandering around the Aegean Sea, trying to get home. But what of his wife, Penelope? The author has chosen to give the telling of the story to Penelope and to the twelve hanged Maids
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atwood, Margaret
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Series statement
Myths
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Penelope
  • Odysseus
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Troy (Extinct city)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Penelopiad, Margaret Atwood
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Canongate Books, 2005
  • "The myth of Penelope and Odysseus" -- Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p2251548882
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xv, 199 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781920885953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Penelopiad, Margaret Atwood
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Canongate Books, 2005
  • "The myth of Penelope and Odysseus" -- Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p2251548882
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xv, 199 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781920885953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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