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Euripides, Herakles 2 Volume Paperback Set Euripides, Herakles : Volume 1 - Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff

Euripides, Herakles 2 Volume Paperback Set Euripides, Herakles

Volume 1

Paperback Published: 10th June 2010
ISBN: 9781108013048
Number Of Pages: 304

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Language: German
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Wilamowitz-Moellendorff's edition of Herakles was published in 1895. The renowned German philologist delivers a detailed reading and translation of Euripides' classic tragedy, and also provides the reader with an introduction to the context in which the tragedy unfolds. Volume 2 is devoted to Moellendorf's commentary on the etymological, historical and dramatic details of Euripides' interpretation of Herakles' fate. He reminds the reader that Attic drama was always written for performance on a specific occasion, namely at the Feast of Dionysus, and in a particular place, namely on sacred ground. In order to appreciate the fullness of the drama the modern reader or spectator is therefore required to make full use of the imagination in order to appreciate the religious context and content of the play.

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ISBN: 9781108013048
ISBN-10: 110801304X
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Classics : Book 2
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: German
Number Of Pages: 304
Published: 10th June 2010
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 1.7  x 15.2
Weight (kg): 0.45