all ebooks in category: Classical & Early Drama & Plays (10)

«Ion» by Euripides
English | ISBN: 9781787371637 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

Euripides is rightly lauded as one of the great dramatists of all time. In his lifetime, he wrote over 90 plays and although only 18 …

Greek Drama and the Invention of Rhetoric
English | 2012 | pages: 263 | ISBN: 1118357086 | PDF | 3,1 mb

- Asserts a novel and controversial theory on the origins of rhetoric that differs radically from the standard view - Argues that it was the …

The Greek Plays: 33 Plays by Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides
English | June 29, 2019 | ISBN: 0812993004, 0812983092 | EPUB | 864 pages | 0.9 MB

A landmark anthology of the masterpieces of Greek drama, featuring all-new, highly accessible translations of some of the world’s most beloved plays, including Agamemnon, Prometheus …

Euripides (Understanding Classics)
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1848856687 | 193 Pages | PDF | 1.24 MB

Sophocles, Aeschylus and Euripides are often described as the greatest tragedians of the ancient world. Of these three pivotal founders of modern drama, Euripides is …

Oxford Figures: Eight Centuries of the Mathematical Sciences, 2 edition
English | 2013 | ISBN: 019968197X | 352 pages | PDF | 20,5 MB

This is the story of the intellectual and social life of a community, and of its interactions with the wider world. For eight centuries mathematics …

«Agamemnon» by Aeschylus
English | ISBN: 9781911535683 | EPUB | 1.4 MB

A watchman on top of the house, reporting that he has been lying restless there like a dog for a year, for so rules the …

The Lost Plays of Greek Tragedy (Volume 1)
English | ISBN: 1472567765, 1472567757 | 2016 | EPUB | 312 pages | 2.2 MB

Numerous books have been written about Greek tragedy, but almost all of them are concerned with the 32 plays that still survive. This book, by …

Agamemnon
English | EPUB | 0.3 MB

Aeschylus' Agamemnon, first produced in 458 BC, is the opening play in his Oresteian trilogy. Agamemnon returns home after the Trojan Wars with his concubine …

The Heracles of Euripides
English | 1988 | ISBN: 0941051013 | 96 Pages | PDF | 9.1 MB

This is an English translation of Euripides' tragedy Heracles on how Heracles is maddened by the gods to murder his wife and children. Focus Classical …

Oedipus at Colonos
English | EPUB | 0.8 MB

Oedipus was the son of King Laius and Queen Jocasta. Before he was born, his parents consulted the Oracle at Delphi. The Oracle prophesied that …