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Written primarily in Greek, 1996 edition

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9783598718168 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, July 1, 1998, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: Written primarily in Greek, 1996 edition
9780198148999 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 1991, cover price $98.00 | About this edition: Sophocles' Trachiniae has traditionally been his least popular play, but it is now generally agreed that its tragic vision of life is perfectly compatible with that of his other dramas.

Paperback:

9781419185472, titled "The Trachiniae" | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $15.95

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By Euripides (contributor), Edith Hall (introduced by), James Morwood (contributor) and Robin Waterfield (trans)

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9780199555093 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 15, 2008, cover price $10.95

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Product Description: Euripides' Herakles, which tells the story of the hero's sudden descent into filicidal madness, is one of the least familiar and least performed plays in the Greek tragic canon. Kathleen Riley explores its reception and performance history from the fifth century BC to AD 2006...read more

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9780199534487 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, August 15, 2008, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Euripides' Herakles, which tells the story of the hero's sudden descent into filicidal madness, is one of the least familiar and least performed plays in the Greek tragic canon.

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Product Description: Meineck and Woodruff's new annotated translations of Sophocles' Ajax, Women of Trachis, Electra, and Philoctetes combine the same standards of accuracy, concision, clarity, and powerful speech that have so often made their Theban Plays a source of epiphany in the classroom and of understanding in the theatre...read more
By Peter Meineck (editor), Sophocles and Paul Woodruff (editor)

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9780872207639 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, September 7, 2007, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: Meineck and Woodruff's new annotated translations of Sophocles' Ajax, Women of Trachis, Electra, and Philoctetes combine the same standards of accuracy, concision, clarity, and powerful speech that have so often made their Theban Plays a source of epiphany in the classroom and of understanding in the theatre.

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Product Description: Meineck and Woodruff's new annotated translations of Sophocles' Ajax, Women of Trachis, Electra, and Philoctetes combine the same standards of accuracy, concision, clarity, and powerful speech that have so often made their Theban Plays a source of epiphany in the classroom and of understanding in the theatre...read more
By Peter Meineck (trans), Sophocles and Paul Woodruff (trans)

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9780872207646 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, September 7, 2007, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Meineck and Woodruff's new annotated translations of Sophocles' Ajax, Women of Trachis, Electra, and Philoctetes combine the same standards of accuracy, concision, clarity, and powerful speech that have so often made their Theban Plays a source of epiphany in the classroom and of understanding in the theatre.

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Product Description: Robert Meagher presents a new translation of 'Herakles', Euripides' powerful drama about the trauma of war. A decorated veteran, Herakles must face a final enemy, but in his battle rage he murders his own family, unable to tell them apart...read more

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9781566566353 | Olive Branch Pr, March 30, 2006, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Robert Meagher presents a new translation of 'Herakles', Euripides' powerful drama about the trauma of war.

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9781413459579 | Xlibris Corp, November 2, 2004, cover price $30.99

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9781413459562 | Xlibris Corp, November 2, 2004, cover price $20.99

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9781419123443 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9780887347962 | Players Pr, December 1, 2002, cover price $7.50

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Product Description: This is one of the seven plays of Sophocles in the full editions by R.C. Jebb, all of which will be reissued under the BCP imprint. They have occasionally been reprinted but never before in affordable paperback versions. In this set, each volume contains a foreword by P...read more

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9781853996429 | Bristol Classical Pr, April 1, 2004, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: This is one of the seven plays of Sophocles in the full editions by R.

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Product Description: Euripides wrote about timeless themes, of friendship and enmity, hope and despair, duty and betrayal. The first three plays in this volume are imbued with an atmosphere of violence, while the fourth, Cyclops, is our only surviving example of a genuine satyr play, with all the crude and slapstick humor that characterized the genre...read more

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9780192832597 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 10, 2003, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Euripides wrote about timeless themes, of friendship and enmity, hope and despair, duty and betrayal.
9780140447255 | Penguin Classics, September 1, 2002, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Heracles/ Iphigenia Among the Taurians/ Helen/ Ion/ Cyclops: Of these plays, only 'Heracles' truly belongs in the tragic sphere with its presentation of underserved suffering and divine malignity.

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Product Description: In Herakles, Euripides reveals with great subtlety and complexity the often brutal underpinnings of our social arrangements. The play enacts a thoroughly contemporary dilemma about the relationship between personal and state violence to civic order...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780195131161 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, February 1, 2001, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: In Herakles, Euripides reveals with great subtlety and complexity the often brutal underpinnings of our social arrangements.

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Product Description: Published in the new Methuen Classical Dramatists seriesWritten at the height of the Peloponnesian War, the three plays in this volume highlight the trivial causes and dire consequences of war and the fate of the innocent. In Andromache, Hektor's widow struggles to survive as the concubine of her husband's killer...read more

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9780413716408 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, November 1, 1997, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Published in the new Methuen Classical Dramatists seriesWritten at the height of the Peloponnesian War, the three plays in this volume highlight the trivial causes and dire consequences of war and the fate of the innocent.

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Product Description: War in Heaven: Accessing Myth Through Drama [Paperback]

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9781888604054 | Sunshine Pr Pubns, August 1, 1997, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: War in Heaven: Accessing Myth Through Drama [Paperback]

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Product Description: Euripides' tragedies proved highly controversial even in his own lifetime, presenting his audience with unexpected twists of plot and violently extreme emotions; for many of today's readers and spectators, he seems almost uncannily modern in his insights...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By John N. Davie (trans), Euripides and Richard B. Rutherford (introduced by)

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9780140446432 | Penguin USA, November 1, 1996, cover price $11.00 | About this edition: Euripides' tragedies proved highly controversial even in his own lifetime, presenting his audience with unexpected twists of plot and violently extreme emotions; for many of today's readers and spectators, he seems almost uncannily modern in his insights.

Product Description: This edition and commentary provides an invaluable introduction to one of Euripides' less well-known plays, and describes the enormous value of the text for our understanding of Athenian drama, religion, and society. Heraclidae is one of Euripides' "alphabetical" plays, preserved exclusively in a Laurentian manuscript, and therefore not selected in antiquity...read more

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9780198147589 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 1993, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This edition and commentary provides an invaluable introduction to one of Euripides' less well-known plays, and describes the enormous value of the text for our understanding of Athenian drama, religion, and society.

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9780929524689 | Bryn Mawr Commentaries, December 30, 1990, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: This edition and commentary provides an invaluable introduction to one of Euripides' less well-known plays, and describes the enormous value of the text for our understanding of Athenian drama, religion, and society.

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Product Description: Mutability; uncertainty; a universe of precipitous change: these themes are at the heart of Sophocles' tragic vision. But nowhere are they elaborated with more urgency than in Women of Trachis. There are no subtle shifts of Fortune's favors in this tragedy, only stunning and total reversals, a relentless spinning of her fickle wheel...read more

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9780195020502 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 23, 1978, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Mutability; uncertainty; a universe of precipitous change: these themes are at the heart of Sophocles' tragic vision.

Paperback:

9780195070095 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 1, 1991), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Mutability; uncertainty; a universe of precipitous change: these themes are at the heart of Sophocles' tragic vision.

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

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9780198140603, titled "Euripides' Heracles" | Clarendon Pr, January 12, 1989, cover price $90.00
9780929524092 | Bryn Mawr Commentaries, January 30, 1987, cover price $14.25 | About this edition: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.

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Product Description: Sophocles' Trachiniae is, in the editor's words, 'a subtle and sophisticated play about primitive emotions'. It is also a play which presents problems to a modern audience. Making full use of recent Sphoclean scholarship, Mrs Easterling attempts in her Introduction a detailed literary analysis of Trachiniae, helping the reader to understand better its intricate structure, the treatment of Deianira and Heracles, and the meaning of the final scenes...read more
By P. E. Easterling (editor)

Hardcover:

9780521200875 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1982, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Sophocles' Trachiniae is, in the editor's words, 'a subtle and sophisticated play about primitive emotions'.

Paperback:

9780521287760 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 1982, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Sophocles' Trachiniae is, in the editor's words, 'a subtle and sophisticated play about primitive emotions'.

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