Synopses & Reviews
In nine paperback volumes, the Grene and Lattimore editions offer the most comprehensive selection of the Greek tragedies available in English. Over the years these authoritative, critically acclaimed editions have been the preferred choice of over three million readers for personal libraries and individual study as well as for classroom use.
ElectraThe Poenician WomenThe BacchaeChronological Note on the Plays of Euripides
The Cyclops and Heracles. Translated and with Introductions by William Arrowsmith. Iphigenis in Tauris. Translated by Witter Brynner. With an Introduction by Richmond Lattimore. Helen. Translated and with an Introduction by Richmond Lattimore
About the Author
(c. 480 - 406 BCE) wrote some ninety plays, nineteen of which have survived.
David Grene (1913-2002) taught classics for many years at the University of Chicago. He was a founding member of the Committee on Social Thought and coedited the University of Chicago Presss prestigious series The Complete Greek Tragedies.Richmond Lattimore (1906-1984) was a poet, translator, and longtime professor of Greek at Bryn Mawr College.
Table of Contents
The Poenician Women
Chronological Note on the Plays of Euripides