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Publisher Comments:

Peter Burian and Brian Swann recreate Euripides' The Phoenician Women which explores, with all its deeply disturbing ironies, the fateful history of the House of Laios following the tragic fall of Oedipus, King of Thebes. Their lively translation of this controversial play reveals the cohesion and taut organization of a complex dramatic work.

About the Author

About the Translators:

Peter Burian is Professor of Classical Studies at Duke University. Brian Swann, a poet, is Associate Professor of English at The Cooper Union in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780195077087
Editor:
Arrowsmith, William
Editor:
Golder, Herbert
Author:
Euripides
Author:
null, Brian
Author:
Burian/Swann
Author:
Burian, Peter
Author:
Burian Swann
Author:
null, Peter
Author:
Swann, Brian
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Subject:
Ancient and Classical
Subject:
Ancient, Classical & Medieval
Subject:
Greek & Roman
Subject:
Classical Studies | Classical Literature in Translation
Subject:
DRAMA / General
Copyright:
Series:
Greek Tragedy in New Translations
Series Volume:
Brain, Meaning, Gram
Publication Date:
19920931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
10 illus.
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
8.00x5.08x.30 in. .29 lbs.

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