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Gilgamesh: A New English Version


Gilgamesh: A New English Version by Recorded Books at Jen Blood. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. This brilliant new treatment of the oldest epic in the world is a literary event. Esteemed translator and best-selling author Stephen Mitchell


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This brilliant new treatment of the oldest epic in the world is a literary event. Esteemed translator and best-selling author Stephen Mitchell breathes life into a 3,700-year-old classic, delivering a lithe and muscular rendering that shows how startlingly alive Gilgamesh is, how filled with intelligence and beauty. It is the story of literature's first hero, an historical king of Uruk in Babylonia, and his journey of self-discovery. Along the way, Gilgamesh discovers that friendship can bring peace to a whole city and that wisdom can be found only when the quest for it is abandoned.

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Manufacturer:Recorded Books
Publisher:Recorded Books
Studio:Recorded Books
UPC:807897597664
EAN:9781402597664
Item Weight:0.25 pounds
Item Size:0.55 x 5.72 x 5.72 inches
Package Weight:0.25 pounds
Package Size:4.9 x 0.5 x 0.5 inches

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