Euripides: Bacchae

Euripides: Bacchae

Paperback Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama

By (author) Euripides, Edited by David Franklin, Series edited by John Harrison, Series edited by Judith Affleck

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  • Format: Paperback | 111 pages
  • Dimensions: 127mm x 193mm x 8mm | 136g
  • Publication date: 1 September 2000
  • Publication City/Country: Cambridge
  • ISBN 10: 052165372X
  • ISBN 13: 9780521653725
  • Edition statement: Reprint
  • Illustrations note: 1 colour book
  • Sales rank: 407,555

Product description

Treating ancient plays as living drama. Classical Greek drama is brought vividly to life in this series of new translations. Students are encouraged to engage with the text through detailed commentaries, including suggestions for discussion and analysis. In addition, numerous practical questions stimulate ideas on staging and encourage students to explore the play's dramatic qualities. Bacchae is suitable for students of both Classical Civilisation and Drama. Useful features include full synopsis of the play, commentary alongside translation for easy reference and a comprehensive introduction to the Greek Theatre. Bacchae is aimed primarily at A-level and undergraduate students in the UK, and college students in North America.

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Table of contents

Introduction; Bacchae: Translation and commentary; Guide to Pronunciation of Names; Synopsis of the Play; Index