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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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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: One of antiquity's greatest poets, Euripides has been prized in every age for the pathos, terror, and intellectual probing of his dramatic creations. This volume completes the new six-volume Loeb Classical Library edition of his plays...read more

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9780674996014 | Harvard Univ Pr, January 30, 2003, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: One of antiquity's greatest poets, Euripides has been prized in every age for the pathos, terror, and intellectual probing of his dramatic creations.

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Product Description: This monograph and selective anthology serve to introduce the most immediately accessible and compelling playwright of the ancient Greek theater. The only volume of its kind available, it provides a rich selection of core plays and a substantial introduction to the full scope of the Euripidean corpus...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780865165137 | Bolchazy Carducci Pub, March 1, 2002, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: This monograph and selective anthology serve to introduce the most immediately accessible and compelling playwright of the ancient Greek theater.

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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: This book is the second of three volumes of a new prose translation of Euripides' most popular plays. The first three tragedies translated in this volume illustrate Euripides' extraordinary dramatic range. The fourth play, Rhesus, probably the work of another playwright, is an exciting, action-packed theatrical Iliad in miniature...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Edith Hall (introduced by) and James Morwood (trans)

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9780198150947 | Clarendon Pr, April 29, 1999, cover price $210.00 | About this edition: This book is the second of three volumes of a new prose translation of Euripides' most popular plays.

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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: Always controversial, Euripides' plays are now celebrated for the subtlety of their characterisation and their unorthodox dramatic style. This volume contains three of his finest tragedies: Medea, the abandoned wife, who murders her own children; The Phoenician Women, a further twist in the story of Oedipus and Jocasta; and Bacchae, a macabre and complex play, about the power and irrationality of Dionysos...read more

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9780413175502 | Methuen, April 1, 1988, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Always controversial, Euripides' plays are now celebrated for the subtlety of their characterisation and their unorthodox dramatic style.

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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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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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Product Description: "Paul Roche...must be ranked among the great translators of the Greek dramas in our century."―Robert W. Corrigan Here are three of Euripides' finest tragedies offered in vivid, modern translations. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780393093124 | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 1, 1974, cover price $20.75 | About this edition: "Paul Roche.

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