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McLean, John Harvey

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Works: 3 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 790 library holdings
Genres: Drama 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PA3975, 882
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Most widely held works by John Harvey McLean
Ten plays by Euripides ( Book )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes all of Euripedes' most important plays in brilliant modern prose translations
The plays of Euripides including: Alcestis, Medea, Hippolytus, Andromache, Ion, Trojan women, Electra, Iphigenia among the Taurians, the Bacchants, Iphigenia at Aulis by Euripides ( Book )
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten plays by Euripides by Moses Hadas ( )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first playwright of democracy, Euripides wrote with enduring insight and biting satire about social and political problems of Athenian life. In contrast to his contemporaries, he brought an exciting--and, to the Greeks, a stunning--realism to the "pure and noble form" of tragedy. For the first time in history, heroes and heroines on the stage were not idealized: as Sophocles himself said, Euripides shows people not as they ought to be, but as they actually are
 
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Alternative Names
McLean, John (John Harvey)
Languages
English (13)
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