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Euripides' escape-tragedies : a study of Helen, Andromeda, and Iphigenia among the Taurians / Matthew Wright.

Author/Creator:
Wright, Matthew Ephraim.
Publication:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
433 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Euripides -- Criticism and interpretation.
Euripides. Iphigenia in Tauris.
Euripides. Andromeda.
Euripides. Helen.
Helen of Troy (Greek mythology) in literature.
Andromeda (Greek mythology) in literature.
Iphigenia (Greek mythology) in literature.
Escape in literature.
Tragedy.
Summary:
"This is a study of three late plays of Euripides: Helen, Andromeda and Iphigenia among the Taurians. This book examines central themes such as myth, geography, cultural identity, philosophy, religion, and genre. Matthew Wright presents a new interpretation of the plays, arguing that they are a thematically connected trilogy"--Provided by publisher.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [389]-413) and indexes.
ISBN:
0199274517 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
56920805
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