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Electra, The Phoenician Women, The Bacchae…

Electra, The Phoenician Women, The Bacchae

by Euripides

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In nine paperback volumes, the Grene and Lattimore editions offer the most comprehensive selection of the Greek tragedies available in English. Over the years these authoritative, critically acclaimed editions have been the preferred choice of over three million readers for personal libraries and individual study as well as for classroom use.… (more)
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William Arrowsmith's rendering of The Bacchae is like a punch to the gut. No other version I know has its visceral impact. ( )
  middlemarchhare | Nov 25, 2015 |
  OberlinSWAP | Jul 20, 2015 |
Electra is one of my favorite Greek tragedies. I suppose that's only because she's one of the few young women who gets to star in her own show. Eh. ( )
  Snukes | Jun 14, 2013 |
'The Bacchae' is fantastic ( )
  shazmaru | Jun 6, 2009 |
Ok, I just read The Bacchae, and it's definitely the most messed-up thing I've had to read for school in awhile. So um, check it out if you're up for craziness. ( )
  selfcallednowhere | Jul 6, 2008 |
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Euripidesprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Arrowsmith, WilliamTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Grene, DavidEditorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Lattimore, RichmondEditorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Townsend Vermeule, EmilyTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Wyckoff, ElizabethTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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A high bare slope of the Argive hills commanding a view of the road to Argo, stage left, and the southern passes toward Sparta, right.
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