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    Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae: "Medea", "Hippolytus", "Heracles", "Bacchae": Four Plays (Focus Classical Library) (Paperback) By (author) Euripides, Edited and translated by Stephen Esposito, Translated by Michael R. Halleran, Translated by Anthony J. Podlecki


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    DescriptionThis anthology includes four outstanding translations of Euripides' plays: "Medea" (Anthony Podlecki, ed.), "Bacchae" (Stepehn Esposito, ed.) "Hippolytus" and "Heracles" (Michael Halleran, ed.) . These translations remain close to the original, with extensive introductions, interpretive essays, and footnotes. This series is designed to provide students and general readers with access to the nature of Greek drama, Greek mythology, and the context of Greek culture, as well as highly readable and understandable translations of four of Euripides most important plays. Focus also publishes each play as an individual volume.

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    Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae: "Medea", "Hippolytus", "Heracles", "Bacchae"
    Four Plays
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Euripides, Edited and translated by Stephen Esposito, Translated by Michael R. Halleran, Translated by Anthony J. Podlecki
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 304
    Width: 150 mm
    Height: 226 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 431 g
    ISBN 13: 9781585100484
    ISBN 10: 158510048X

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21500
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.2
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    BIC subject category V2: DD
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    Ingram Subject Code: PY
    Libri: I-PY
    Abridged Dewey: 808
    B&T General Subject: 630
    DC21: 882.01
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002010
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    LC classification: PA3975 .A2 2004
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    BISAC V2.8: DRA006000, DRA000000
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    Focus Publishing/R Pullins & Co
    Imprint name
    Focus Publishing/R Pullins & Co
    Publication date
    01 December 2002
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    Author Information
    Stephen Esposito is Associate Professor of Classics at Boston University where, in 2009/10, he won Frank and Lynne Wisneski Award for Teaching Excellence. He has previously translated Euripides' "Bacchae" and edited "Euripides: Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae," both for Focus Publishing. He is also the founding editor of the new Oxford Greek and Latin College Commentaries, the first volume of which will be his grammatical commentary (with running vocabulary) on Sophocles' Oedipus Tyrannos.