The Panathenaea and the Structure of Homer’s Iliad

August 2008

The Homeric Text

The conventional text of Homer’s ILIAD and its adjustment for the proposed Panathenaic text. The received Homeric text of the Iliad (as in the Oxford Classical Texts series, edited by Monro and Allen) contains 15693 lines, distributed as follows: Book 1                                    611 lines              Book 13                        837 Book 2                                    Continue Reading …