Oxford Readings in Greek Tragedy

Oxford Readings in Greek Tragedy

by Erich Segal, Eliezer Segal
     
 


Greek tragedy, the fountainhead of all western drama, is widely read by students in a variety of disciplines. Segal here presents twenty-nine of the finest modern essays on the plays of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides. All Greek has been translated, but the original footnotes have been retained. Contributors include Anne Burnett, E.R. Dodds, Bernard M.W. Knox,… See more details below

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Greek tragedy, the fountainhead of all western drama, is widely read by students in a variety of disciplines. Segal here presents twenty-nine of the finest modern essays on the plays of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides. All Greek has been translated, but the original footnotes have been retained. Contributors include Anne Burnett, E.R. Dodds, Bernard M.W. Knox, Hugh Lloyd-Jones, Karl Reinhardt, Jacqueline de Romilly, Bruno Snell, Jean-Pierre Vernant and Cedric Whitman.

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ISBN-13:
9780198721161
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
12/28/2001
Pages:
462
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.50(d)

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