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Product Description: Bacchae also known as The Bacchantes is an ancient Greek tragedy, written by Athenian playwright Euripides in approximately 405 BC. The Greek tragedy is based on the Greek myth of King Pentheus of Thebes and his mother Agave, and their punishment by the god Dionysus...read more

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9780872203938 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, September 1, 1998, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: [Woodruff's translation] is clear, fluent, and vigorous, well thought out, readable and forceful.

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9781517329167, titled "The Bacchae" | Createspace Independent Pub, September 13, 2015, cover price $7.00 | About this edition: The Bacchae is an ancient Greek tragedy, written by the Athenian playwright Euripides.
9781291420081, titled "The Bacchae" | Gardners Books, May 15, 2013, cover price $15.20 | About this edition: A horrifying play of drugs and drink.
9781481929479 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 7, 2013, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: The Bacchae is an ancient Greek tragedy by the Athenian playwright Euripides, during his final years in Macedonia, at the court of Archelaus I of Macedon.
9781408630143, titled "The Bacchae" | Clarke Pr, October 31, 2007, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.
9781420926705, titled "The Bacchae" | Digireads.Com, January 31, 2005, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Euripides, the youngest of the trio of great Greek tragedians was born at Salamis in 480 B.
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Product Description: "The Frogs" from Aristophanes. Comic playwright of ancient Athens (c. 446 – c. 386 BC).

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9780198721758 | Student edition (Clarendon Pr, February 27, 1997), cover price $155.00 | About this edition: This new abridged edition of Aristophanes' Frogs provides the students with the text of the play and includes a detailed commentary and full introduction.
9780198147732 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 27, 1993, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Among extant Greek comedies, the Frogs is unique for the light it throws on Classical Greek attitudes to tragedy and to literature in general.

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9781519334145, titled "The Frogs" | Createspace Independent Pub, November 16, 2015, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Description Notice: This Book is published by Historical Books Limited (www.
9781517787752, titled "The Frogs" | Annotated edition (Createspace Independent Pub, October 12, 2015), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: "The Frogs" was produced the year after the death of Euripides, and laments the decay of Greek tragedy which Aristophanes attributed to that writer.
9781517532727, titled "The Frogs" | Createspace Independent Pub, September 25, 2015, cover price $6.97 | About this edition: The play opens as Dionysus and Xanthias (technically his slave, but clearly smarter, stronger, more rational, more prudent, and braver than Dionysus) argue over what kind of complaints Xanthias can use to open the play comically.
9781512305951, titled "The Frogs" | Createspace Independent Pub, May 21, 2015, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Aristophanes was one of the Ancient Greeks' most famous playwrights, and some of his works survived to the modern day, including this one.
9781502543561, titled "The Frogs" | Createspace Independent Pub, September 30, 2014, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: "The Frogs" was produced the year after the death of Euripides, and laments the decay of Greek tragedy which Aristophanes attributed to that writer.
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Features three plays of Euripides. Through their sheer range, daring innovation, flawed but eloquent characters and intriguing plots, these plays have shocked and stimulated audiences. The plays featured are 'Phoenician Women', 'The Bacchae', and 'The Rhesus'.

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9780140447262, titled "The Bacchae and Other Plays" | Penguin Classics, July 25, 2006, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Features three plays of Euripides.
9780192838759 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 22, 2000, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: The four plays newly translated for this volume are among Euripides most exciting works.
9780140440447, titled "The Bacchae and Other Plays" | Rev rep edition (Penguin Classics, October 1, 1954), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Presents translations of four plays by Euripides that revolve around the themes of religious scepticism, the injustices suffered by women, and the folly of war.

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Product Description: A wholly fresh interpretation of the timeless play by a Nobel Prize-winning author. Wole Soyinka has translated―in both language and spirit―a great classic of ancient Greek theater. He does so with a poet's ear for the cadences and rhythms of chorus and solo verse as well as a commanding dramatic use of the central social and religious myth...read more

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9780393325836, titled "The Bacchae of Euripides: A Communion Rite" | 2 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, June 7, 2004), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A wholly fresh interpretation of the timeless play by a Nobel Prize-winning author.
9780393007893 | W W Norton & Co Inc, June 1, 1975, cover price $11.30 | About this edition: A wholly fresh interpretation of the timeless play by a Nobel Prize-winning author.

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Product Description: Dionysos, the God of Wine and theatre, has returned to his native land to take revenge of the puritanical Pentheus, who refuses to recognize him or his rites. Remorselessly, savagely and with black humor, the god drives Pentheus and all the city to their shocking fate.

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9781840022612 | Oberon Books Ltd, June 1, 2003, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Dionysos, the God of Wine and theatre, has returned to his native land to take revenge of the puritanical Pentheus, who refuses to recognize him or his rites.

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Product Description: THE BACCHAE was not only the last and greatest of Euripides' tragedies, it was very close to the last of the great Greek tragedies. The story of the play is in part about this cultural dissolution in Athens. It's also about the theatre itself, and how a sane society needs strong, intelligent theatre to survive...read more
By Herbert Golder (trans)

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9781557834454 | Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, August 1, 2001, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: THE BACCHAE was not only the last and greatest of Euripides' tragedies, it was very close to the last of the great Greek tragedies.

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Product Description: Regarded by many as Euripides' masterpiece, Bakkhai is a powerful examination of religious ecstasy and the resistance to it. A call for moderation, it rejects the temptation of pure reason as well as pure sensuality, and is a staple of Greek tragedy, representing in structure and thematics an exemplary model of the classic tragic elements...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780195125986 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 22, 2001, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Regarded by many as Euripides' masterpiece, Bakkhai is a powerful examination of religious ecstasy and the resistance to it.
9780865162853 | Bolchazy Carducci Pub, June 1, 1995, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Euripides Bakkhai a play about the theater and its god.
9780870231919, titled "The Bakkhai" | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, May 1, 1978, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A contemporary translation of the Greek classic.

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Product Description: Treating ancient plays as living drama. 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...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Judith Affleck (editor), Euripides, David Franklin (trans) and John Harrison (editor)

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9780521653725 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 2000), cover price $14.20 | About this edition: Treating ancient plays as living drama.

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Product Description: Euripides' powerful investigation of religious ecstasy and the resistance to it is an argument for moderation, rejecting the lures of pure reason as well as pure sensuality. Mr. Rudall's fresh translation of this complex classic retains the play's poetic beauty while making the dialogue accessible for today's audiences...read more

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9781566630689 | Ivan R Dee, May 1, 1996, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Euripides' powerful investigation of religious ecstasy and the resistance to it is an argument for moderation, rejecting the lures of pure reason as well as pure sensuality.

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9781566630672 | Ivan R Dee, September 1, 1996, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Euripides' powerful investigation of religious ecstasy and the resistance to it is an argument for moderation, rejecting the lures of pure reason as well as pure sensuality.

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Product Description: "Using to the full the last half century's great accessions to the comparative study of religion, [Dodds] has given a coherent and convincing reconstruction of the Dionysiac background--and, indeed, foreground--of the play, illustrating it with many instructive non-Greek and modern parallels...read more
By E. R. Dodds (editor)

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9780198721253 | 2 edition (Clarendon Pr, March 26, 1987), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: "Using to the full the last half century's great accessions to the comparative study of religion, [Dodds] has given a coherent and convincing reconstruction of the Dionysiac background--and, indeed, foreground--of the play, illustrating it with many instructive non-Greek and modern parallels.

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Presents the complete scripts, including song lyrics, for two Broadway musicals based on Roman and Greek plays

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9780396085997 | Dodd Mead, June 1, 1985, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Presents the complete scripts, including song lyrics, for two Broadway musicals based on Roman and Greek plays

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Product Description: Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can properly re-create the celebrated and timeless tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, the Greek Tragedy in New Translations series offers new translations that go beyond the literal meaning of the Greek in order to evoke the poetry of the originals...read more

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9780870231902 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, July 1, 1978, cover price $17.50 | About this edition: Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can properly re-create the celebrated and timeless tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, the Greek Tragedy in New Translations series offers new translations that go beyond the literal meaning of the Greek in order to evoke the poetry of the originals.

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