Greek Tragedy: Three Plays

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Paperback, 160 pages ISBN: 9781854598479Publication Date:
3 Oct 2005
Size: 195mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Greek Tragedy: Three Plays

By Euripides and Sophocles

Paperback £8.99£7.19

Three of the most famous tragedies from Ancient Greece, all featuring female protagonists - in modern, much-performed translations.

This volume, in the Nick Hern Books Drama Classic Collections series, contains:

Antigone by Sophocles, translated by Marianne McDonald. The first great 'resistance' drama, and perhaps the definitive Greek tragedy.

Bacchae by Euripides, translated by Kenneth McLeish and Frederic Raphael. The story of revenge by the half-man half-god Dionysos on Pentheus, King of Thebes, and all his people.

Medea by Euripides, translated by Kenneth McLeish and Frederic Raphael. The powerful myth of Medea, who murders her children as revenge for her husband's infidelity.

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 160 pages ISBN: 9781854598479Publication Date:
3 Oct 2005
Size: 195mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Also by Euripides:

Medea (Drama Classics)
Andromache
Orestes: Blood and Light
Medea (Theatre Babel version)
Electra (Euripides)
Bacchae
Hecuba
Medea (Northern Broadsides version)
Women of Troy
Medea (Headlong version)

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Also by Sophocles:

Antigone
Antigone (Drama Classics)
Electra (Sophocles)
Oedipus

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