"enchanted in the nursery by Stories from the Odyssey"

Stories from the Odyssey, by H.L. Havell, was published in 1913. It is a collection of stories based on The Odyssey, Homer's epic poem about Odysseus, the legendary Greek king of Ithaca. The poem tells the tale of his 10-year journey home following the fall of Troy.

Odysseus and the Sirens (The Odyssey)
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