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Greek Tragedies, quantity I includes Aeschylus’s “Agamemnon,” translated by way of Richmond Lattimore; Aeschylus’s “Prometheus Bound,” translated by means of David Grene; Sophocles’s “Oedipus the King,” translated through David Grene; Sophocles’s “Antigone,” translated by way of Elizabeth Wyckoff; and Euripides’s “Hippolytus,” translated through David Grene.

Sixty years in the past, the collage of Chicago Press undertook a momentous venture: a brand new translation of the Greek tragedies that may be the final word source for lecturers, scholars, and readers. They succeeded. lower than the specialist administration of eminent classicists David Grene and Richmond Lattimore, these translations mixed accuracy, poetic immediacy, and readability of presentation to render the surviving masterpieces of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides in an English so vigorous and compelling that they continue to be the traditional translations. this present day, Chicago is taking pains to make sure that our Greek tragedies stay the top English-language models in the course of the twenty-first century.

In this hugely expected 3rd variation, Mark Griffith and Glenn W. such a lot have rigorously up to date the translations to convey them even towards the traditional Greek whereas holding the vibrancy for which our English types are well-known. This version additionally contains brand-new translations of Euripides’ Medea, the youngsters of Heracles, Andromache, and Iphigenia one of the Taurians, fragments of misplaced performs via Aeschylus, and the surviving part of Sophocles’s satyr-drama The Trackers. New introductions for every play supply crucial information regarding its first construction, plot, and reception in antiquity and past. additionally, every one quantity contains an advent to the lifestyles and paintings of its tragedian, in addition to notes addressing textual uncertainties and a word list of names and locations pointed out within the plays.

In addition to the recent content material, the volumes were reorganized either inside of and among volumes to mirror the main up to date scholarship at the order during which the performs have been initially written. the result's a collection of good-looking paperbacks destined to introduce new generations of readers to those foundational works of Western drama, paintings, and lifestyles.

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