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Publisher Comments:

This anthology includes four outstanding translations of Euripides’ plays: Medea, Bacchae, Hippolytus, and Heracles. These translations remain close to the original, with extensive introductions, interpretive essays, and footnotes. This series is designed to provide students and general readers with access to the nature of Greek drama, Greek mythology, and the context of Greek culture, as well as highly readable and understandable translations of four of Euripides most important plays. Focus also publishes each play as an individual volume.

Synopsis:

English translations of four of Euripides' most popular tragedies: Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae. Focus Classical Library provides close translations with notes and essays to provide access to understanding Greek culture.

About the Author

Stephen Esposito is Associate Professor of Classics at Boston University where, in 2009/10, he won Frank and Lynne Wisneski Award for Teaching Excellence. He has previously translated Euripides’ "Bacchae" and edited "Euripides: Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae", both for Focus Publishing. He is also the founding editor of the new Oxford Greek and Latin College Commentaries, the first volume of which will be his grammatical commentary (with running vocabulary) on Sophocles’ Oedipus Tyrannos.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781585100484
Author:
Esposito, Stephen
Publisher:
Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Company
Manufactured:
Focus Publishing/R Pullins Co Inc
Author:
Halleran, Michael
Author:
Halleran, Michael R.
Author:
Euripides
Author:
Podlecki, Anthony
Subject:
General
Subject:
Heracles (Greek mythology)
Subject:
Hippolytus (greek mythology)
Subject:
Dionysus (Greek deity)
Subject:
Medea (greek mythology)
Subject:
DRAMA / General
Subject:
Greek & Roman
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Focus Classical Library
Publication Date:
20020331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 x 0.63 in 1 lb

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English translations of four of Euripides' most popular tragedies: Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae. Focus Classical Library provides close translations with notes and essays to provide access to understanding Greek culture.
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