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Euripides Four Plays

Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae (Focus Classical Library)

by Stephen Esposito

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama texts: classical, early & medieval,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • General,
  • Drama,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Plays,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • History,
  • Ancient, Classical & Medieval,
  • Heracles (Greek mythology),
  • Hippolytus (Greek mythology),
  • Medea (Greek mythology)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8796416M
    ISBN 10158510048X
    ISBN 109781585100484

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Four Plays: Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae, written by legendary author Euripides, is widely considered to be among the greatest classic texts of all time. These great classics will surely attract a whole new generation of readers.4/4(22). This anthology volume of Euripides includes Four Dramas & Plays; Medea a Greek tragedy, Hippolytus a Greek tragedy, Heracles a Greek Tragedy, and Bacchae a Greek tragedy which was posthumously produced/5(18).

About the Author. Euripides (c. — BCE) wrote ninety-two plays, of which eighteen survive–more than twice as many as survive from any other Greek tragedian. They include Medea, Andromache, Cyclops, Electra, The Trojan Women, Helen, The Phoenician Women, Orestes, and The Bacchae/5(19).

This anthology includes four outstanding translations of Euripides' plays: Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae. These translations remain close to the original, with extensive introductions, interpretive essays, and footnotes.4/5(18).

Four plays by Euripides--Alcestis, Medea, Helen, and Iphigenia at Aulis--with commentary. The essays, including a general historical introduction, are definitely good and informative, and help explain the significance of each play and how they may have been received by their Greek audiences.4/5.

Euripides: Four Plays about Women Medea, Helen, Trojan Women, Electra by David grene & r lattimore and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Drawing from their feminist traditions, the authors root each of the plays firmly in the socio-cultural context in which they developed: the book begins with an in-depth historical survey of Athens and Athenian life at the time Euripides was writing his plays, and a more specific and detailed historical analysis is presented as an introduction for each of the four plays (Alcestis, Medea, Helen and Iphigenia /5(2).

Writing with a pitch and heat that gets to the heart of the unforgiving classical world, Carson, a poet and classicist, translates four of the 18 surviving plays by Euripides. Includes Heracles, Hecuba, Hippolytus, Alcestis/5.

Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Women on the Edge: Four Plays by Euripides (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Women on the Edge: Four Plays by Euripides.

Women on the Edge: Four Plays by Euripides. By Euripides, Ruby Blondell, Mary-Kay Gamel, Nancy Sorkin Rabinowitz, Bella Zweig. Euripides was the last of the three great tragedians of classical Greece (the other two being Aeschylus and Sophocles).Largely due to an accident of history, eighteen of Euripides’ ninety-five plays have survived in a complete form, along with fragments (some substantial) of many of his other s: Book Description.

Women on the Edge, a collection of Alcestis, Medea, Helen, and Iphegenia at Aulis, provides a broad sample of Euripides' plays focusing on women, and spans the chronology of his surviving works, from the earliest, to his last, incomplete, and posthumously produced masterpiece. Each play shows women in various roles--slave, unmarried girl, devoted wife, alienated wife, mother.

This fourth play in his tetralogy for BC (i.e., it occupied the position conventionally reserved for satyr-plays) is a "tragedy" that features Heracles as a satyric hero in conventional satyr-play scenes, involving an arrival, a banquet, a victory over an ogre (in this case, Death), a happy ending, a feast and a departure to new : c.

BC, Salamis. (Greek: Ευριπίδης) Euripides (Ancient Greek: Εὐριπίδης) (ca. BC– BC) was the last of the three great tragedians of classical Athens (the other two being Aeschylus and Sophocles).

Ancient scholars thought that Euripides had written ninety-five plays, although four of those were probably written by Critias. Eighteen of Euripides' plays have survived complete.4/5(7).

About the Author Euripides (c. — BCE) wrote ninety-two plays, of which eighteen survive–more than twice as many as survive from any other Greek tragedian.

They include Medea, Andromache, Cyclops, Electra, The Trojan Women, Helen. Book Description. Women on the Edge, a collection of Alcestis, Medea, Helen, and Iphegenia at Aulis, provides a broad sample of Euripides' plays focusing on women, and spans the chronology of his surviving works, from the earliest, to his last, incomplete, and posthumously produced masterpiece.

Each play shows women in various roles--slave, unmarried girl, devoted wife, alienated wife, mother.

Grief Lessons: Four Plays by Euripides - Euripides - Google Books. Euripides, the last of the three great tragedians of ancient Athens, reached the height of his renown during the disastrous Peloponnesian War, when democratic Athens was brought down by its own outsized ambitions. “Euripides,” the classicist Bernard Knox has written, “was born never to live in peace with himself and to prevent the rest of /5(2).

Women on the Edge, a collection of Alcestis, Medea, Helen, and Iphegenia at Aulis, provides a broad sample of Euripides' plays focusing on women, and spans the chronology of his surviving works, from the earliest, to his last, incomplete, and posthumously produced masterpiece.

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Now in des, the last of the three great tragedians of ancient Athens, reached the height of his renown during the disastrous Peloponnesian War, when 5/5(4). The Bacchae and Other Plays: Ion, The Women of Troy, Helen, The Bacchae by Euripides Translated by Philip Vellacott,revised format: page Penguin Classics paperback acquired: from my library read: Aug rating: 4 stars These are all late plays from Euripides/5.

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