Volume I, Cyclops. Alcestis. Medea (Loeb Classical Library)

Volume I, Cyclops. Alcestis. Medea (Loeb Classical Library)

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by Euripides
     
 

Euripides (c. 485–406 BCE) has been prized in every age for his emotional and intellectual drama. Eighteen of his ninety or so plays survive complete, including Medea, Hippolytus, and Bacchae, one of the great masterpieces of the tragic genre. Fragments of his lost plays also survive.See more details below

Overview

Euripides (c. 485–406 BCE) has been prized in every age for his emotional and intellectual drama. Eighteen of his ninety or so plays survive complete, including Medea, Hippolytus, and Bacchae, one of the great masterpieces of the tragic genre. Fragments of his lost plays also survive.

Editorial Reviews

Greece and Rome
An excellent 48-page general introduction...The translation...is close to the Greek and reads fluently and well. All in all this is an excellent little volume.
Classical Review
A well-executed and stimulating production.
Religious Studies Review

Both experts and generalists will benefit from the work of this experienced Euripidean scholar.
— John E. Thorburn

Religious Studies Review - John E. Thorburn
Both experts and generalists will benefit from the work of this experienced Euripidean scholar.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674995604
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1994
Series:
Loeb Classical Library Series, #12
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
432
Sales rank:
619,376
Product dimensions:
4.53(w) x 6.67(h) x 0.88(d)

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