A Narratological Commentary on the Odyssey

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INDEX OF SUBJECTS
'accursed belly' motif 7.215–21
'action-perception-reaction' pattern 5.279–90
actual tis -speech 2.323–37
Agelaus 20.320–37
Alcinous 7.139–206
'(all) the others. but X (alone).' motif 1.11–15
'always' of quarrels 17.388
Amphinomus 16.394–9
Antinous 1.367–424
' aporia ' motif 9.13–15
Arete 7.54–74
'arrival by car' type-scene 4.39–42
'as far. as a shouting voice carries' motif 12.181–3
'assembly' type-scene 2.6–259
Athena 1.26–95
Athena's embedded focalization as sign-post for narratees 3.77–8
'bathing' type-scene 3.464–9
'beautification' scene 6.229–35
'bird' imagery 2.143–207
'bird' scenes 1.319–24
Calypso 5.85–91
catalogue 3.412–15
characters changing their mind 15.150–9
crimes of the Suitors Introduction to 22
'cunning versus force' theme 8.266–366
'delayed recognition' story-pattern 16.4–219
Demodocus Introduction to 8
'departure by car' type-scene 3.474–85
'departure by ship' type-scene 2.382–426
'description by negation' technique 9.116–41
'distraction' device 4.168–82
'distrust' motif 1.166–8
'disturbed meal' motif 1.106–12
'divine anger' motif 1.19–21
divine omniscience 4.379
Dolius 4.735–7
'dream' speech 6.25–40
'dream' type-scene 4.795–841
'dressing' type-scene 2.3–4
ease of divine actions and lifestyle 3.231
effects of epic storytelling 8.83–92
emancipation of speech 1.400–11
emotional preambles of embedded narratives 3.103–17
'erroneous questions' device 2.342–9
escort to the next destination 3.317–28
Eumaeus Introduction to 14
Euryclea 1.428–35
Eurylochus 10.135–468

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Preface vii
  • Glossary xi
  • Commentary 1
  • Book One 3
  • Book Two 44
  • Book Three 68
  • Book Four 89
  • Book Five 123
  • Book Six 149
  • Book Seven 170
  • Book Eight 190
  • Book Nine 221
  • Book Ten 250
  • Book Eleven 271
  • Book Twelve 296
  • Book Thirteen 313
  • Book Fourteen 340
  • Book Fifteen 362
  • Book Sixteen 385
  • Book Seventeen 407
  • Book Eighteen 437
  • Book Nineteen 458
  • Book Twenty 483
  • Book Twenty-One 504
  • Book Twenty-Two 524
  • Book Twenty-Three 545
  • Book Twenty-Four 565
  • Appendix A - The Fabula of the Odyssey 587
  • Appendix B - The Continuity of Time Principle and the 'Interlace' Technique 589
  • Appendix C - The Piecemeal Distribution of the Nostoi of Odysseus, Agamemnon, and Menelaus 591
  • Appendix D - 'storm' Scenes in the Odyssey 594
  • Appendix E - The Recurrent Elements of Odysseus' Lying Tales 596
  • Appendix F - The 'storeroom' Type-Scene 598
  • Bibliography 599
  • Index of Greek Words 622
  • Index of Subjects 624
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