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Alexander Pope’s version of The Iliad – Homer’s Greek epic poem – was drafted on scraps of paper, often using the back...
This fine copy of Homer’s The Iliad is one of the most beautiful manuscripts of that work in existence. In addition to t...
Manuscript, Draft, Drawing
The poet and satirist Alexander Pope (1688–1744) translated Homer’s epic poem The Iliad into English, completing the wor...
Completed in the 11th century, almost certainly in 1059, the Townley Homer is one of the most important manuscripts of H...