Hippolytos and other plays

by Euripides

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    Statement[Euripides] ; edited by Peter Burian and Alan Shapiro.
    SeriesThe Greek tragedy in new translations, The complete Euripides -- v. 3
    ContributionsBurian, Peter, 1943-, Shapiro, Alan, 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3975 .A2 2009a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24116529M
    ISBN 109780195388787, 9780195388770
    LC Control Number2009031762

Euripides was one of the three great tragedians of classical Athens, the other two being Aeschylus and Sophocles. Some ancient scholars attributed ninety-fiv, ISBN Buy the Hippolytus: (Hippolytos Stephanophoros) ebook. Euripides & Robert Bagg HIPPOLYTOS 1st Edition Thus 1st Printing Softcover New York Oxford University Press Very Good+ in wrappers. Euripides THE PLAYS OF EURIPIDES VOL.1 1st Edition Thus 9th Printing. $ Other offers may also be Rating: % positive. SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics. This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of Hippolytus by Euripides. Hippolytus, a drama by the ancient Greek playwright Euripides, was first .   Read The Complete Euripides: Volume III: Hippolytos and Other Plays (Greek Tragedy in New Translations).

  Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Hippolytus by Euripides, Ben Shaw, , Oxford University Press edition, in English : Search Tips. Phrase Searching You can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order. For example, "World war II" (with quotes) will give more precise results than World war II (without quotes). Wildcard Searching If you want to search for multiple variations of a word, you can substitute a special symbol (called a "wildcard") for one or more letters. Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag. Saved in: Trojan women and other plays / Bibliographic Details; Main Author: Euripides. Other Authors: Burian, Peter, , Shapiro, Alan, a Trojan women and other plays / |c [Euripides] ; edited by . Chapter 4. Euripides’ Hippolytos Many of the metaphors of illegitimacy we have already seen, along with the social forces and structures that inform them, come together in Euripides’ Hippolytos, a drama that confronts in turn a woman’s sexual desire and a young man’s transition to Hippolytos is not any young man, for his father is one of the primary heroes .

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The Greek Tragedy in New Translation series is edited by Peter Burian and Alan Shapiro. Peter Burian is Professor of Classical & Comparative Literatures, and Theater Studies, Duke University.

Alan Shapiro is Professor of English and Creative Writing, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He is the winner of the prestigious Lila Wallace Reader's Digest award for /5(1).

The Paperback of the The Complete Euripides, Volume III: Hippolytos and Other Plays by Euripides at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Four Plays: Medea, Hippolytus, Heracles, Bacchae, written by legendary author Euripides, is widely considered to be among the greatest classic texts of all time.

These great classics will surely attract a whole new generation of readers.4/4(22). Other editions - View all better body bull character chariot chaste chastity child chorus clear Crete curse daimon dead death Delphi Diktynna Dionysos divine Enter hippolytos Eridanos Euripides exile eyes face feel friends girl goddess gods Fragments of about fifty-five plays survive; some were discovered as recently as Among his 2/5(2).

Hippolytus (Ancient Greek: Ἱππόλυτος, Hippolytos) is an Ancient Greek tragedy by Euripides, based on the myth of Hippolytus, son of play was first produced for the City Dionysia of Athens in BC and won first prize as part of a trilogy.

Euripides first treated the myth Hippolytos and other plays book a previous play, Hippolytos Kalyptomenos (Ἱππόλυτος καλυπτόμενος Characters: Aphrodite, Hippolytus.

Euripides' Hippolytos tells of an honourable youth's tragic death, contrived by his father in the false belief that his son had seduced his new wife. This edition of the play is intended for students and scholars alike. The text is based upon new collations of the medieval manuscripts (two of them hitherto uncollated) and on all known : Oxford University Press, USA.

Hippolytus, minor divinity in Greek religion. At Athens he was associated with Aphrodite, the goddess of love; at Troezen, girls just before marrying dedicated to him a lock of their hair.

To the Greeks his name might suggest that he was destroyed by horses. In Euripides’ tragedy Hippolytus, he was. Other editions - View better body bull character chariot chaste chastity child chorus clear Crete curse daimon dead death Delphi Diktynna Dionysos divine Enter hippolytos Eridanos Euripides exile Exit eyes face feel friends girl goddess gods goodbye Greek grief happen some were discovered as recently as Among his best-known plays 2/5(2).

Euripides was the last of the three great tragedians of classical Athens (the other two being Aeschylus and Sophocles). Ancient scholars thought that Euripides had written ninety-five plays, although four of those were probably written by Critias.

Eighteen or nineteen of Euripides' plays have survived complete. Hippolytos is in a sense an anomaly among them. While there is unrequited love in the plot, the issue that sets the tragedy in motion is a man's rejection of love itself, as a concept.

While there is unrequited love in the plot, the issue that sets the tragedy in motion is a man's rejection of love itself, as a concept/5. Hippolytus (Ancient Greek: Ἱππόλυτος, Hippolytos) is an Ancient Greek tragedy by Euripides, based on the myth of Hippolytus, son of Theseus.

The play was first produced for the City Dionysia of Athens in BC and won first prize as part of a trilogy. The Complete Euripides, Volume III | 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 offers new translations that go beyond the literal meaning of the Greek in order to evoke the poetry of the originals.

Read "The Complete Euripides Volume III: Hippolytos and Other Plays" by Euripides available from Rakuten Kobo. Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can properly re-create the celebrated and time Brand: Oxford University Press.

The volume is part of an Oxford series of the plays of the great ancient Greek tragdians. Each play is proceeding by a insightful introduction which places the work in its historical context, as well as within the works of the author, and offers commentary on the plot and characters of 5/5(1).

In Euripides' Hippolytos, however--informed by the playwright's moral and religious fascination--we find a Phaidra resisting the goddess of love with all her strength, though in the end unsuccessfully. Phaidra becomes a tragic foil for Hippolytos, making his superhuman virtue at once believable and : Appspublisher.

Medea and Other Plays: Medea / Hippolytus / Electra / Helen. Euripides $ - $ The play begins when the goddess Aphrodite appears and explains that she has grown angry. Hippolytus, she explains, the bastard son of Theseus, has devoted himself too fully to virginity and the goddess Artemis, and arrogantly rejects the power of sexuality and a result, Aphrodite says, she has caused Phaidra, Theseus’ wife and Hippolytus’ step-mother, to grow.

“Hippolytus” (Gr: “Hippolytos”) is a tragedy by the ancient Greek playwright Euripides, first produced at the Athens City Dionysia in BCE, where it won first prize (as part of a trilogy).It is based on the myth of Hippolytus, son of Theseus, and how a series of misunderstandings and the meddling of the gods result in his death and that of his step-mother, s: Euripides' Hippolytos tells of an honourable youth's tragic death, contrived by his father in the false belief that his son had seduced his new wife.

This edition of the play is intended for students and scholars alike. The text is based upon new collations of the medieval manuscripts (two of them hitherto uncollated) and on all known papyri. This richly documented book examines two famous plays separated by a span of over years and performed in two distinctly different types of theatre.

The broad, historical perspective of the study is brought into sharp relief by an in-depth analysis of the two plays in question: the Hippolytos of Euripides ( B.C.) and Racine's Phèdre ().

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Hippolytus is a mortal prince who prefers chastity and hunting to the pursuits under Aphrodite’s purview. He therefore worships Artemis, goddess of the hunt and virginity, to the exclusion of Aphrodite, goddess of love.

Furious at this slight, Aphrodite avenges her honor by causing Hippolytus’ stepmother, Phaedra, to fall in love with the horrified Hippolytus rejects. Euripides: The plays of Euripides [I. Alcestis, and other plays.

II. The Bacchanals, and other plays. III. Hecuba and other plays] with introductions (London, New York[etc.] G. Routledge and sons, ), also by Henry Morley (page images at HathiTrust; US access only).

Published in the new Methuen Classical Dramatists seriesA dramatist whose trademark was the unexpected, Euripides has constantly challenged and intrigued audiences, from Athens of the fifth century BC to the present.

The three plays in this volume demonstrate Euripides' versatility. Hippolytos (which was turned into Phèdre by Racine), deals with sexual .The first, called “Hippolytos who veils his head,” generally translated as Hippolytus Veiled, is known only in fragments and is surmised to be the source of much of Seneca’s plot for Phaedra.

The second, known to us as simply Hippolytus, was originally called “Hippolytos the wreath bearer,” or Hippolytus Crowned.