This anthology includes four outstanding translations of Euripides’ plays: Medea, Bacchae, Hippolytus, and Heracles. These translations. Euripides, four plays: Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae. Responsibility: translation with notes and introduction, Stephen J. Esposito, editor. Uniform Title . Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae: Four Plays.. [Euripides.; Stephen Esposito; Michael R Halleran; Anthony Podlecki] — English translations of four of .
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Four Plays: Medea / Hippolytus / Heracles / Bacchae by Euripides
It hippolgtus like a cosmic statement of fear about the overpowering, untamed, feral forces that await humanity just beyond the horizon of our expectations. It inspires neither pity nor sorrow, but horror.
Please enter your name. Overall, I was not really impressed by these plays because they are just downright twisted and depressing.
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Euripides, four plays : Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae (Book, ) 
At first, yes one can sympathize with Medea, however she twists her plans to include the murders of her own children. Bloody, violent, set in a world soaked in brutality, tripped or fated by the random acts of gods. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
Your request to send this item has been completed. Linked Data More info about Linked Data. The play has a ghastly power. Plus, they’re just good stories! Kinda liked Heracles, and really didn’t like Bacchae.
Four Plays: Medea / Hippolytus / Heracles / Bacchae
Christopher rated it it was ok Aug 10, Preview this item Preview this item. Home About Help Search. Dueling goddesses, a militant virgin, forbidden love, father-son rivalry, court-room drama, a gory messenger speech – this one’s got it all. No one but Euripides understands the tragedy of that gap between what we know to be right and what we actually do like this.
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