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Seneca, the tragedies

Author: Lucius Annaeus Seneca; David R Slavitt
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1992-©1995.
Series: Complete Roman drama in translation.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The surprise, perhaps, is that Seneca's world is so like our own.

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Seneca, Lucius Annaeus, approximately 4 B.C.-65 A.D.
Seneca, the tragedies.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1992-©1995
(OCoLC)763167593
Named Person: Lucius Annaeus Seneca; Octavia, Empress consort of Nero Emperor of Rome; Octavia, Empress consort of Nero Emperor of Rome; Lucius Annaeus Seneca; Seneca, Lucius Annaeus <Philosophus>
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lucius Annaeus Seneca; David R Slavitt
ISBN: 0801843081 9780801843082 080184309X 9780801843099 0801849314 9780801849312 0801849322 9780801849329
OCLC Number: 24545070
Notes: Vol. 2: Edited by David R. Slavitt.
Description: 2 volumes ; 24 cm.
Contents: V. 1. Trojan women. Thyestes. Phaedra. Medea. Agamemnon. --
v. 2. Oedipus / translated by Rachel Hadas. The madness of Hercules / translated by Dana Gioia. A cloak for Hercules / translated by Stephen Sandy. Octavia / translated by Kelly Cherry. The Phoenician women / translated by David R. Slavitt.
Series Title: Complete Roman drama in translation.
Other Titles: Tragedies.
Tragedies
Responsibility: edited and translated by David R. Slavitt.
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Plays and translators: 'Octavia,' Kelly Cherry * 'Hercules Oetaeus,' Stephen Sandy * 'Oedipus,' Rachel Hadas * 'The Phoenician Women,' David Slavitt * 'Hercules Furens,' Dana Gioia.

 
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