Synopses & Reviews
introduction aimed at the late school and undergraduate reader, Marion
Baldock traces the development of Greek tragedy with detailed chapters on
each of the three tragic poets - Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides. Specific
plays and topics are considered, and one chapter comperes the differing
treatment of the Electra theme by each dramatist. Illustrations, quotations
and an annotated bibliography are included.
concise introduction to Greek Tragedy.
About the Author
Baldock is Head of James Allen's Girls School, London.