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The Iliad & The Odyssey

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This publication was adapted from the web edition published by eBooks@Adelaide (http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/h/homer/), which is part of the online ebook library of The University of Adelaide Library at the University of Adelaide in South Australia.  That edition was rendered into HTML by Steve Thomas and were last updated in 2006 (The Iliad) and 2007 (The Odyssey).  The epic poems of Homer in the web edition are reproduced in this compilation under a Creative Commons License, and ergo this publication falls under the same license.  The English translations by Samuel Butler were first published in 1897 (The Iliad) and 1900 (The Odyssey), and today may be found at multiple websites throughout the Internet.  The University of Adelaide Library is located on North Terrace in Adelaide, South Australia 5005, AUSTRALIA.  It may be reached by telephone (+61 8 8303 5372), fax (+61 8 8303 4369), or email (ebooks@adelaide.edu.au). The license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.5/au/) states the following:

You are free to copy, distribute, display, and perform the work, and to make derivative works under the following conditions: you must attribute the work in the manner specified by the licensor; you may not use this work for commercial purposes; if you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under a license identical to this one.  For any reuse or distribution, you must make clear to others the license terms of this work.  Any of these conditions can be waived if you get permission from the licensor.  Your fair use and other rights are in no way affected by the above.

Compilation and organization of this publication, and creation of the book cover, is all courtesy of atheologic@gmail.com.  To learn more about Homer, his works, and Samuel Butler, check out Wikipedia (but only trust what you can verify).  A note should be made that none of the writings have been edited from its online source, except for some minor case changes in lettering.   However, any errors found by readers are the fault of eBooks@Adelaide.

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