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Alcestis
     

Alcestis

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by Euripides, William Arrowsmith (Translator)
 

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Alcestis, daughter of Pelias, is so devoted to her husband, Admetus, that she willingly gives her life in place of his.

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Alcestis, daughter of Pelias, is so devoted to her husband, Admetus, that she willingly gives her life in place of his.

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ISBN-13:
9780195061666
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/28/1974
Series:
Greek Tragedy in New Translations Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
142
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 5.38(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

William Arrowsmith, General Editor of this series, is University Professor and Professor of Classics at Boston University. A world-renowned translator, he has translated numerous works, including the Orestes, Bacchae, Cyclops, Heracles, and Hecuba of Euripides; the Birds and Clouds of Aristophanes; the Satyricon of Petronius; as well as works from Italian, French, and German. He was a founding editor of The Hudson Review and of Arion.

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Alcestis 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
manirul01 More than 1 year ago
Lovely...! beautiful.....!.... Just enjoy it.....!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great book.