I certainly can imagine myself liking 24 more than 22. In general I really like all the "usual" favorites: 1, 6, 9, 16, 22, etc., along with the purple passages elsewhere (e.g., the shield of Achilles in 18).GlottalGreekGeek wrote:I don't really have a favorite book of the Iliad, but I generally like book 24 more than book 22. Actually, if I do have a favorite, it might be 24, but I will have to re-read the Iliad to see if I still respond to it in the same way (which I plan to do this summer).Didymus wrote: Iliad: Check. Book 22 was probably my favorite so far -- two more to go!
Sidgwick: Check. I liked my version better than the key's, but I still committed a few serious infelicities..
Greek: Iliad 23.1-126.
Latin: One continuous composition from Bradley's Arnold's appendix; another exercise from Califf's verse comp.