Books tagged: greek drama

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Euripides, Phaethon. Translation and reconstruction by Vlanes.
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Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
A tragic story of Phaethon, an illegitimate son of Helios. An ambitious young man, Phaethon strives for higher things, but is insufficiently strong to endure the very elevation he craves. The supreme symbol of his ambitions, the ride in the chariot of Helios, becomes the means of his destruction. The magnificent tragedy of Euripides "Phaethon" is reconstructed by the award-winning poet Vlanes.
Ready Reference Treatise: Oedipus Rex
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 5 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 26. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Oedipus Rex or Oedipus the King is one of the most famous Athenian tragedies by the Greek playwright Sophocles.
Sirius Chasing the Pleiades, An Essay on Euripides' Iphigeneia at Aulis
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Series: Essays, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This short essay addresses some of the opening text of Euripides' play Iphigeneia at Aulis. By investigating a couple of what appear to be throwaway lines, I found added meaning in the play, but I also came to realize how Euripides' genius at times lies deeply hidden in the subtext.