Euripides' classic drama about the often mortifying consequences of the unbridled--and frequently hysterical--celebration of the feast of Dionysus, the God of wine.
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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.About the Author:
Euripides (c. 480-406 BCE) was the last of the three great tragedians of classical Athens. E. R. Dodds is at University of Oxford.
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Book Description Meridian, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # 0452008859
Book Description Meridian, 1987. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110452008859
Book Description Meridian. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0452008859 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0171716