Andromache: Translated into English Verse by Richard Wilbur

Andromache: Translated into English Verse by Richard Wilbur

by Jean Racine, Richard Wilbur

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Overview

A skillful translation of the classical French tragedy about the captivity of Hector's wife after her abduction by the son of Achilles. The rhymed couplets retain the simplicity of form and powerful language of the original. "[This translation] is a striking tour de force" (Hudson Review). Drawings by Igor Tulipanov.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780547630618
Publisher: HMH Books
Publication date: 03/15/1984
Sold by: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 120
File size: 239 KB

About the Author

RICHARD WILBUR, one of America’s most beloved poets, has served as poet laureate of the United States. He has received the National Book Award, two Pulitzer Prizes, the National Arts Club medal of honor for literature, and a number of translation prizes, including two Bollingen Prizes and two awards from PEN.

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