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    Review Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions PDF Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions î L.R. Lind I don't know what the standard translations are for the extant Greek plays I see Robert Fagles David Grene and Richard Latti uite often though I'm sure there are dozens of others The biggest draw to this collect

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    PDF Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions î L.R. Lind Favorite's were Oedipus Rex and Lysistrata Would like to see a live performance

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    PDF Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions î L.R. Lind Read Ò PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ì L.R. Lind Review Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions Plays by Sophocles Aeschylus Euripides and Aristophanes Easy to read in contemporary translations There is poetry and drama here as well as ribaldry The tragedies get to be a bit heavy at times but these plays sho

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    PDF Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions î L.R. Lind L.R. Lind Ì 6 Read & download Read Ò PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ì L.R. Lind I've finished 7 of the 10 Antigone is probably my favourite so fartbc

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Review Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions

Read Ò PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ì L.R. Lind Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions Free download ☆ 6 L.R. Lind Ì 6 Read & download Contemporary translations of nine Greek tragedies and one comedy are presented here with introductions that provide facts essential to an understanding of each play Lines in the translations are numbered to correspond to the original Greek texts Editorial aids include a general introduction to Greek drama; a glossary which explains mytho. I don t know what the standard translations are for the extant Greek plays I see Robert Fagles David Grene and Richard Latti uite often though I m sure there are dozens of others The biggest draw to this collection may be that there are some translations here that I don t think are available elsewhere or are at least rare There are nine different translators here with L R Lind doing duty twice I am usually unable to see much difference in translations but at least in this case one translation stood out as remarkably better than what I d tried reading before Louis MacNeice s translation of Agamemnon I had tried to read Robert Fagles version some time ago and I could not get through it Here is a list of titles with author and translatorAeschylus Prometheus Bound by Rex Warner Agamemnon by Louis MacNeiceSophocles Antigone by Shaemas O Sheel Oedipus Rex by Albert Cook Philoctetes by Kathleen FreemanEuripedes Alcestis by Richard Aldington Suppliants by L R Lind Andromache by L R Lind Bacchae by Henry BirkheadAristophenes Lysistrata by Charles T MurphyI had read Antigone Oedipus Rex and Lysistrata before so I did not read through these particular translations Of the others the only one I did not care for was The Bacchae as the translator set all of the chorus words to rhyme and I thought it was distracting This is one of those old books one might run across at a library sale or somewhere similar I enjoyed it and seeing how it probably cost me a uarter I thought it was a great deal But if anyone is interested in different translations I would highly recommend searching out a copy of MacNeice s Agamemnon especially if you ve found some of the popular translations difficult

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Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions

Read Ò PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ì L.R. Lind Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions Free download ☆ 6 L.R. Lind Ì 6 Read & download Logical historical and geographical allusions; an appendix which illustrates the structural parts of each play; biographical notes on the translators; and a bibliographyPROMETHEUS BOUND by Aeschylus translated by Rex WarnerAGAMEMNON by Aeschylus translated by Louis MacNeiceANTIGONE by Sophocles translated by Shaemas O'SheelOEDIPUS REX by. Favorite s were Oedipus Rex and Lysistrata Would like to see a live performance

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Read Ò PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ì L.R. Lind Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions Free download ☆ 6 L.R. Lind Ì 6 Read & download Sophocles translated by Albert CookPHILOCTETES by Sophocles translated by Kathleen FreemanALCESTIS by Euripides translated by Richard AldingtonSUPPLIANTS by Euripides translated by LR LindANDROMACHE by Euripides translated by LR LindBACCHAE by Euripides translated by Henry BirkheadLYSISTRATA by Aristophanes translated by Charles T Murph. Plays by Sophocles Aeschylus Euripides and Aristophanes Easy to read in contemporary translations There is poetry and drama here as well as ribaldry The tragedies get to be a bit heavy at times but these plays should be reuired reading for anyone interested in world literature and the classics

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  • Ten Greek Plays in Contemporary Translations Riverside Editions
  • L.R. Lind
  • English
  • 14 February 2019
  • 9780395051177