The Complete Euripides: Volume v: Medea and Other Plays download free [PDF and Ebook] by Euripides

The Complete Euripides: Volume v: Medea and Other Plays download free [PDF and Ebook] by Euripides year 2011
  • Book name: The Complete Euripides: Volume v: Medea and Other Plays
  • Author: Euripides
  • Release date: 2011/3/3
  • Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Dictionaries and Languages
  • ISBN: 9780195388718
  • Rating: 9.36 of 10
  • Votes: 368
  • Review by: Mariella Woodbury
  • Review rating: 8.86 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/20
  • Total pages: 512
  • Includes a PDF summary of 58 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can properly re-create the celebrated and timeless tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, the Greek Tragedy in New Translations series offers new translations that go beyond the literal meaning of the Greek in order to evoke the poetry of the originals.This volume collects Euipides' Alcestis (translated by William Arrowsmith), a subtle drama about Alcestis and her husband Admetos, which is the oldest surviving work by the dramatist; Medea (Michael Collier and Georgia Machemer), a moving vengeance story and an excellent example of the prominence and complexity that Euripides gave to female characters; Helen (Peter Burian), a genre breaking play based on the myth of Helen in Egypt; and Cyclops (Heather McHughand David Konstan), a highly lyrical drama based on a celebrated episode from the Odyssey. This volume retains the informative introductions and explanatory notes of the original editions and adds a single combined glossary and Greek line numbers.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 30H0M32S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Linguistics, Anthologies (non-poetry), Literary Studies: Plays & Playwrights, Literary Studies: Classical, Early & Medieval, Plays, Playscripts
  • Available formats: TXT, LIT, DOC, AZW3, EPUB, GIF, PDF, WORD. Compressed in GZ, RAR, ZIP, ISO, TZO
  • Download servers: FileServe, 700 files, Dropbox, BitShare, Microsoft OneDrive, Mediafire, Firedrop
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 17.40 USD
  • Dimensions: 135x201x25mm
  • Weight: 354g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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