Euripides Ion

By: Euripides; Owen, A.S., Ed.

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


196 pp. In Ancient Greek with extensive English commentary as well as a metrical analysis and an appendix on the names of the tribes. Dark red cloth with gilt to spine has normal wear, few spots and rubs on covers, corners little bumped, spine tips slightly frayed. Interior has owner inscrip in pencil, Greek text has extensive pencil marginalia and notes, otherwise clean. Used but respectable and usable. Euripides was Athens' premier tragic poet, born at Salamis in 480 BC; he brought the heroes and heroines of ancient Greece down to earth in his plays, it was said that he represented people not "as they ought to be, but as they are." In Ion we see "how great was the influence of Eurpides upon the New Comedy. ; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Title: Euripides Ion

Author Name: Euripides; Owen, A.S., Ed.

Categories: Language - Ancient Greek, Classics,

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1963

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 004694

Keywords: Language Study; Ancient Greek; Euripides; Greek Plays,