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Daniel Mendelsohn was born on Long Island in 1960 and educated at the University of Virginia and at Princeton. His reviews and essays on literary and cultural subjects appear frequently in The New Yorker. His many books include the international best-seller 'The Lost: A Search for Six of Six Million'.

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An Odyssey: A Father, A Son and an Epic by Daniel Mendelsohn
An Odyssey: A Father, A Son and an Epic
Daniel Mendelsohn
From the award-winning, best-selling writer: a deeply moving tale of a father and son's transformative journey in reading - and reliving - Homer's epic masterpiece. Rich with literary and emotional insight, An Odyssey is a renowned author-scholar's most revelatory entwining...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

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