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Medea ; Hippolytus ; Electra ; Helen

Author: Euripides.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This new translation brings to life the tragedian described by Aristotle as `the most tragic of the poets'. In his tragedies Euripides places his characters under the pressure of intolerable  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Tragedies
Tragedies (Drama)
Drama
Translations
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Euripides.
Medea.
Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press, 1997
(OCoLC)605278664
Online version:
Euripides.
Medea.
Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press, 1997
(OCoLC)608981797
Named Person: Euripides; Helen, of Troy Queen of Sparta; Hippolytus, (Mythological character); Electra, (Greek mythological figure); Medea, consort of Aegeus King of Athens (Mythological character); Electra, (Greek mythological figure); Euripides.; Helen, of Troy Queen of Sparta.; Hippolytus, (Mythological character); Medea, consort of Aegeus King of Athens (Mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Euripides.
ISBN: 0198149662 9780198149668 0192824422 9780192824424
OCLC Number: 36817240
Language Note: Translated from the ancient Greek.
Description: xlviii, 218 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Works.
Medea ; Hippolytus ; Electra ; Helen
Responsibility: Euripides ; translated with explanatory notes by James Morwood ; with an introduction by Edith Hall.
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