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Author photo. Roman copy after a Greek original from ca. 330 BC, <br>Museo Pio-Clementino<br> (Credit: Marie Lan-Nguyen, 2006)

Roman copy after a Greek original from ca. 330 BC,
Museo Pio-Clementino
(Credit: Marie Lan-Nguyen, 2006)

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Euripides was born in Attica, Greece probably in 480 B.C. He was the youngest of the three principal fifth-century tragic poets. In his youth he cultivated gymnastic pursuits and studied philosophy and rhetoric. Soon after he received recognition for a play that he had written, Euripides left Athens for the court of Archelaus, king of Macedonia. Fragments of about fifty-five plays survive. Among his best-known plays are Alcestis, Medea and Philoctetes, Electra, Iphigenia in Tauris, The Trojan Women, and Iphigenia in Aulis Iphigenia. He died in Athens in 406 B.C. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Medea [in Translation] 2,571 copies, 40 reviews
Bacchae [Greek text] 1,234 copies, 18 reviews
The Bacchae and Other Plays 1,147 copies, 10 reviews
Ten Plays by Euripides 979 copies, 2 reviews
Alcestis 692 copies, 14 reviews
The Trojan Women 607 copies, 7 reviews
Bacchae [translated] 592 copies, 6 reviews
Hippolytus 413 copies, 18 reviews
Ten Plays 376 copies, 2 reviews
Iphigenia in Aulis 327 copies, 7 reviews
Iphigenia in Tauris (Author) 322 copies, 8 reviews
Electra 286 copies, 3 reviews
Helen 208 copies, 3 reviews
Heracles 184 copies, 2 reviews
Orestes 159 copies, 1 review
Electra and Other Plays 139 copies, 1 review
Cyclops 135 copies
Ion 123 copies, 2 reviews
Rhesus [in translation] 123 copies, 3 reviews
Hecuba [Greek text] 96 copies, 2 reviews
Andromache [in translation] 74 copies, 1 review
Five Great Greek Tragedies (Thrift Edition) (Contributor) 65 copies, 1 review
Two Satyr Plays (Contributor) 56 copies, 2 reviews
Plays of the Greek Dramatists (Contributor) 49 copies
The Plays of Euripides 40 copies, 1 review
Tragedias 35 copies
Eén familie, acht tragedies (Author) 32 copies
2 Plays: Bacchae / Medea 27 copies, 1 review
Four Tragedies 22 copies
The Rhesus of Euripides 17 copies, 1 review
Tragödien 15 copies, 1 review
Na de val van Troje 15 copies, 1 review
Tragedias I 14 copies, 2 reviews
Helen (Greek) 12 copies
Tragiques grecs 11 copies, 1 review
Nine Plays 10 copies
Tutte le tragedie 10 copies, 1 review
2 Plays: Alcestis / Medea 9 copies, 1 review
Euripides 8 copies
Las troyanas ; Las bacantes 7 copies, 1 review
Phaethon 7 copies
Elena: Ione 7 copies
Euripides II 6 copies
Resos 6 copies, 1 review
Tragoediae 6 copies
Hypsipyle 5 copies
Eracle 5 copies
Plays III 4 copies
Euripides 4 copies
Andromache 4 copies
Euripides I 4 copies
Sengrieķu traģēdijas (Author) 3 copies
Tragedies 3 copies
Ciclope 3 copies
Tragédies 3 copies
Bacchantes 3 copies
Le tragedie 3 copies
Tragèdies 3 copies
Os Heraclidas 3 copies
The Hecuba of Euripides (Author) 3 copies
Le troadi 2 copies
Tutte le tragedie vol. 2 2 copies, 1 review
Euripide 2 copies
L'Ecuba 2 copies
Tragèdies 2 copies
Herakles. Ion 2 copies
Traģēdijas 2 copies
Tragèdies 2 copies
Tragèdies I 2 copies
Ión 2 copies
Tragedie 2 copies
El cÍclope 2 copies, 2 reviews
Kyklops 2 copies
Hipolito 2 copies
Fabulae, II 2 copies
Tragedies 1 copy, 1 review
TRAGEDIAS 1 copy
Tragèdies 1 copy, 1 review
Fenicias 1 copy
Las Fenicias 1 copy, 1 review
Hécuba 1 copy
Teatro Grego 1 copy, 1 review
Tragédias 1 copy
Tragedias 1 copy
Alceste 1 copy
Medea 1 copy
Tragedias 1 copy
Euripedes Hippolytus (Author) 1 copy
Greek Tragedies, Volume 1 (Contributor) 1,232 copies, 1 review
Electra [3 plays by Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides] (Auteur, some editions) 619 copies, 10 reviews
Greek tragedies, Volume 3 (Contributor; Contributor, some editions) 587 copies, 1 review
Iphigenia in Tauris 584 copies, 5 reviews
Greek Drama (Bantam Classics) (Contributor) 436 copies, 1 review
Greek tragedies, Volume 2 (Contributor) 432 copies, 2 reviews
Seven Famous Greek Plays (Contributor) 394 copies, 2 reviews
Eight Great Tragedies (Contributor) 364 copies, 1 review
The Portable Greek Reader (Contributor, some editions) 357 copies
Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations (Contributor) 280 copies, 1 review
The Complete Greek tragedies (Contributor) 200 copies, 1 review
Masterpieces of the Drama (Contributor) 166 copies, 2 reviews
An Anthology of Greek Drama: First Series (Author) 123 copies, 1 review
Four Greek Plays (Contributor) 73 copies, 1 review
Four Famous Greek Plays (Contributor) 71 copies, 1 review
Saturday's Warrior, the Contemporary Musical (Author) 39 copies, 2 reviews
Medea [1970 film] (Original play) 25 copies, 1 review
Mister Heracles 16 copies
Medea: variazioni sul mito (Author) 12 copies
Bronnen van blijmoedigheid (Contributor) 9 copies
Iphigenia [1977 film] (Author) 6 copies
Drie Griekse tragedies (Contributor) 6 copies
Theatre 2 copies

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