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Ion ; Orestes ; Phoenician women ; Suppliant women

Author: Euripides.; Robin Waterfield; James Morwood
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
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"In these four plays Euripides explores ethical and political themes, contrasting the claims of patriotism with family loyalty, pragmatism and expediency with justice, and the idea that 'might is right' with the ideal of clemency.".
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Genre/Form: Tragedies
Translations into English
Drama
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Euripides.
Ion.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001
(OCoLC)606645593
Named Person: Euripides; Theseus, King of Athens; Orestes, King of Argos (Mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Euripides.; Robin Waterfield; James Morwood
ISBN: 0192832603 9780192832603 9780199552436 0199552436
OCLC Number: 46929330
Description: lv, 219 p. : 1 map ; 20 cm.
Contents: Ion --
Orestes --
The Phoenician women --
The suppliant women.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Other Titles: Ion.
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Ion ; Orestes ; Phoenician women ; Suppliant women
Orestes and other plays
Responsibility: Euripides ; translated by Robin Waterfield ; introduction by Edith Hall ; notes by James Morwood.
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This is the fourth volume of Euripides plays in new translation. The four plays it contains, Ion, Orestes, The Phoenician Women and The Suppliant Women, explore ethical and political themes,  Read more...

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