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Author Euripides, author.

Title Bacchae and other plays / edited by Peter Burian and Alan Shapiro.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  882 Euripides EUR    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description xiv, 364 pages ; 21 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The Greek tragedy in new translations
The complete Euripides ; volume IV
Euripides. Works. English. 2009 ; v. 4.
Greek tragedy in new translations.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-364)
Contents Herakles / translated by Tom Sleigh ; with introduction and notes by Christian Wolff -- Phoenician women / translated by Peter Burian and Brian Swann -- Bacchae (Bakkhai) / translated by Reginald Gibbons and Charles Segal.
Summary "Collected here for the first time are three major plays by Euripides: Bacchae, translated by Reginald Gibbons and Charles Segal, a powerful examination of the horror and beauty of Dionysiac ecstasy; Herakles, translated by Tom Sleigh and Christian Wolff, a violent dramatization of the madness and exile of one of the most celebrated mythical figures; and The Phoenician Women, translated by Peter Burian and Brian Swamm, a disturbing interpretation of the fate of the House of Laios following the tragic fall of Oedipus." --Book jacket.
Subject Heracles (Greek mythological character) -- Drama.
Pentheus, King of Thebes (Mythological character) -- Drama.
Dionysus (Greek deity) -- Drama.
Euripides -- Translations into English.
Seven against Thebes (Greek mythology) -- Drama.
Bacchantes -- Drama.
Mythology, Greek -- Drama.
Genre/Form Drama.
Added Author Burian, Peter, 1943- editor.
Shapiro, Alan, 1952- editor.
Sleigh, Tom, translator.
Burian, Peter, 1943- translator.
Swann, Brian, translator.
Gibbons, Reginald, translator.
Segal, Charles, 1936-2002, translator.
Euripides. Heracles. English (Sleigh)
Euripides. Phoenician women. English. (Burian & Swann)
Euripides. Bacchae. English. (Gibbons & Segal)
Added Title Works. Selections. English. 2009
Phoenician women.
Bacchae (Bakkhai)
ISBN 9780195373264
9780195373400 (pbk.)
0195373405 (pbk.)

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