The Iliad Resources

Links page for Free Translations, Maps & Dictionaries

Free Translations of The Iliad:

Versions Translated by Samuel Butler
(Lots of ads in this version Grr….) 

Free Audiobook for Samuel Butler’s Translation:

Translated by Ian Johnston — Aesthetically pleasing layout!!! WITH an AUDIOBOOK (but have to buy) ($53.00 USD as of July 2017)

Translated by Ian Johnston — Book Image, downloadable copy

Translated by Robert Fagles

The PDF Version is a scanned book:

Translated by Mr. Pope — Also a scanned book, PDF form

Helpful Online References for understanding:

Basic Overview of all things needed for The Illiad (Very General Overview)

Dictionaries for Greek Mythology:

1100 Page Dictionary in Searchable PDF/EPub/etc Form

Old Style Dictionary!! Scanned Book (Not Searchable)

Searchable Dictionary, looks like a Google Style Set Up (Type & Search);idno=ACL3129.0001.001

Alphabetical Order in the Links Bar on the Right Side

Alphabetical Order in the Links Bar on the Right Side (Looks incomplete or broken links)

1 Page synopsis & analysis with links to online versions

A version that’s provided via link is:
Greek version with word-by-word translation (Perseus Project):

Detailed book-by-book summary (

On the right side of the page, in the grey header bars under “Places” is a link to a Google Map that shows the most frequently mentioned places in this document.  I think the map is updated for each book/section of the text.

Maps for the Iliad:
Black & White, Great for Printing, Various Images

Awesome!!! Full Colour, clearly labeled — Character & Their Hometowns

Pretty Map shows description of event & dates when hovered w/ mouse