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THE ADVENTURES OF ODYSSEUS AND
THE TALE OF TROY


BY PADRAIC COLUM


PRESENTED BY

WILLY POGANY



THE MACMILLAN COMPANY NEW YORK

COPYRIGHT, 1915
SET UP AND ELECTROTYPED. PUBLISHED DECEMBER, 1915
Norwood Press: J. S. Cushing Co.—Berwick & Smith Co. Norwood, Massachusetts, U.S.A.



FOR HUGHIE AND PETER THIS TELLING OF THE WORLD'S GREATEST STORY

BECAUSE THEIR IMAGINATIONS RISE TO DEEDS AND WONDERS





CONTENTS


PART I

HOW TELEMACHUS THE SON OF ODYSSEUS WAS MOVED TO GO ON A VOYAGE IN SEARCH OF HIS FATHER AND HOW HE HEARD FROM MENELAUS AND HELEN THE TALE OF TROY



HOW ODYSSEUS LEFT CALYPSO'S ISLAND AND CAME TO THE LAND OF THE PHAEACIANS; HOW HE TOLD HE FARED WITH THE CYCL‘PES AND WENT PAST THE TERRIBLE SCYLLA AND CHA≠RYBDIS AND CAME TO THE ISLAND OF THRINACIA WHERE HIS MEN SLAUGHTERED THE CATTLE OF THE SUN; HOW HE WAS GIVEN A SHIP BY THE PHAEACIANS AND CAME TO HIS OWN LAND; HOW HE OVERTHREW THE WOOERS WHO WASTED HIS SUBSTANCE AND CAME TO REIGN AGAIN AS KING OF ITHAKA

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