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Odysseus at the Palace of Alcinous - Ancient/Classical History
In Odyssey Book VIII, Odysseus, who has been staying at the palace of Nausicaa's father, King Alcinous of the Phaeacians, has not yet revealed his identity.
Odyssey Book VII - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
He asks for her help in getting back home and then sits down in the ashes by the fire until the wisest man in the gathering, Echeneus, brings it to Alcinous' ...
Odysseus and Hospitality to Strangers - Ancient/Classical History
In contrast to Polyphemus, Alcinous , King of the Phaeacians, offers hospitality without even knowing who Odysseus is, although he suspects his guest of being ...
Odyssey Book VIII - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
The 8th Book of the Odyssey begins at dawn with Odysseus (still an unnamed stranger) and his host Alcinous going to the Phaeacian assembly. Alcinous ...
8 - The Odyssey - Homer (c. 850 BC) - translated by Samuel Butler
Alcinous then led the way, and the others followed after, while a servant went to fetch Demodocus. The fifty–two picked oarsmen went to the sea shore as they ...
Odyssey Book VII Quiz - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Quiz on Odyssey Book VII: sans serif font odyssey book document url body background background color.
Odyssey Book XIII - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
By the start of the 13th book of the Odyssey, Odysseus has finished his travelogue for the feasting Phaeacian nobility. The Phaeacian king, Alcinous, tells the ...
Major Figures in the Ninth Book of the Odyssey
Odysseus at the Palace of Alcinous, by Francesco Hayez. 1813-1815. Shows Odysseus overcome by the song of Demodocus. Public Domain. Courtesy of ...
Phaeces - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Phaeces was the ruler of the Phaeces, Alcinous, was the father of Nausicaa who helps Odysseus.
Odyssey, Book XI - Plot Summary
He then says it's time for sleep, but Alcinous wants to hear more. Odysseus tells Alcinous that he's happy to stay a year if that is needed to make sure Odysseus ...