Euripides: Hippolytus

Euripides: Hippolytus

by Christopher Collard
     
 

Euripides works with a common story pattern ¡ a young man (Hippolytus) becomes the object of a married woman's (Phaedra's) desire, rebuffs her sexual overtures, and is then falsely accused to the woman's husband (Theseus, Hippolytus' father) of rape.See more details below

Overview

Euripides works with a common story pattern ¡ a young man (Hippolytus) becomes the object of a married woman's (Phaedra's) desire, rebuffs her sexual overtures, and is then falsely accused to the woman's husband (Theseus, Hippolytus' father) of rape.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780856682414
Publisher:
Aris and Phillips
Publication date:
12/01/1995
Edition description:
David Brown Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

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