Gilgamesh : A New English Version
by Stephen Mitchell


Overview - Gilgamesh is considered one of the masterpieces of world literature, but until now there has not been a version that is a superlative literary text in its own right.

Acclaimed by critics and scholars, Stephen Mitchell's version allows us to enter an ancient masterpiece as if for the first time, to see how startlingly beautiful, intelligent, and alive it is.  Read more...


 
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Overview
Gilgamesh is considered one of the masterpieces of world literature, but until now there has not been a version that is a superlative literary text in its own right.

Acclaimed by critics and scholars, Stephen Mitchell's version allows us to enter an ancient masterpiece as if for the first time, to see how startlingly beautiful, intelligent, and alive it is.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780743261692
  • ISBN-10: 0743261690
  • Publisher: Atria Books
  • Publish Date: January 2006
  • Page Count: 290
  • Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.5 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.6 pounds


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