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Philoctetes
Philoctetes
Written by Sophocles, Translated by Bryan Doerries
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781101873687
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Philoctetes

Written by Sophocles
Translated by Bryan Doerries


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $15.00

The Trojan War has been raging for nine long years.

Desperate for victory and a return home, the Greeks have been told by a seer that there is only one way to defeat Troy: the great archer Philoctetes and his magical bow must be returned from exile.

The Greek army had... Read more >
The Oresteia
The Oresteia
Written by Aeschylus, Translated by George Thomson, Introduction by Richard Seaford
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375712685
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The Oresteia
Agamemnon, Choephoroe, Eumenides
Written by Aeschylus
Translated by George Thomson
Introduction by Richard Seaford


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2014
Price: $6.99

One of the founding documents of Western culture and the only surviving ancient Greek trilogy, the Oresteia of Aeschylus is one of the great tragedies of all time.

The three plays of the Oresteia portray the bloody events that follow the victorious return of King Agamemnon from the Trojan War, at the...

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Ten Plays by Euripides
Ten Plays by Euripides
Written by Euripides
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830463
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Ten Plays by Euripides

Written by Euripides


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: November 7, 2012
Price: $4.99

The first playwright of democracy, Euripides wrote with enduring insight and biting satire about social and political problems of Athenian life.  In contrast to his contemporaries, he brought an exciting--and, to the Greeks, a stunning--realism to the "pure and noble form" of tragedy.  For the first time in history, heroes and heroines on... Read more >
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Grief Lessons
Grief Lessons
Written by Euripides, Translated by Anne Carson, Introduction by Anne Carson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590172537
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Grief Lessons
Four Plays by Euripides
Written by Euripides
Translated by Anne Carson
Introduction by Anne Carson


Format: Trade Paperback, 312 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2008
Price: $14.95

Now in paperback.

Euripides, the last of the three great tragedians of ancient Athens, reached the height of his renown during the disastrous Peloponnesian War, when democratic Athens was brought down by its own outsized ambitions. “Euripides,” the classicist Bernard Knox has written, “was born never to live in peace with himself... Read more >
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Greek Drama
Greek Drama
Written by Moses Hadas
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553902587
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Greek Drama

Written by Moses Hadas


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 30, 2006
Price: $1.99

In power, passion, and the brilliant display of moral conflict, the drama of ancient Greece remains unsurpassed. For this volume, Professor Hadas chose nine plays which display the diversity and grandeur of tragedy, and the critical and satiric genius of comedy, in outstanding translations of the past and present. His introduction... Read more >
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The Complete Plays of Sophocles
The Complete Plays of Sophocles
Written by Sophocles
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ISBN: 9780553902433
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The Complete Plays of Sophocles

Written by Sophocles


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 28, 2006
Price: $6.99

Oedipus the King • Antigone • Electra • Ajax
Trachinian Women • Philoctetes • Oedipus at Colonus

The greatest of the Greek tragedians, Sophocles wrote over 120 plays, surpassing his older contemporary Aeschylus and the younger Euripides in literary output as well as in the number of prizes awarded his works. Only the... Read more >
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