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The Resource Women on the edge : four plays, by Euripides ; translated and edited by Ruby Blondell ... [et al.], (electronic book)

Women on the edge : four plays, by Euripides ; translated and edited by Ruby Blondell ... [et al.], (electronic book)

Label
Women on the edge : four plays
Title
Women on the edge
Title remainder
four plays
Statement of responsibility
by Euripides ; translated and edited by Ruby Blondell ... [et al.]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
Women on the Edge, a collection of Alcestis, Medea, Helen, and Iphegenia at Aulis, provides a broad sample of Euripides' plays focusing on women, and spans the chronology of his surviving works, from the earliest, to his last, incomplete, and posthumously produced masterpiece. Each play shows women in various roles--slave, unmarried girl, devoted wife, alienated wife, mother, daughter--providing a range of evidence about the kinds of meaning and effects the category woman conveyed in ancient Athens. The female protagonists in these plays test the boundaries--literal
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Euripides
Dewey number
882/.01
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA3975
LC item number
.A2 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blondell, Ruby
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greek drama (Tragedy)
  • Helen of Troy (Greek mythology)
  • Iphigenia (Greek mythology)
  • Alcestis (Greek mythology)
  • Medea (Greek mythology)
  • Women
  • Euripides
  • Helen
  • Iphigenia
  • Alcestis
  • Medea
Label
Women on the edge : four plays, by Euripides ; translated and edited by Ruby Blondell ... [et al.], (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alcestis -- Medea -- Helen -- Iphigenia at Aulis
Control code
ebr10054862
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 495 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203906699
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Women on the edge : four plays, by Euripides ; translated and edited by Ruby Blondell ... [et al.], (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Alcestis -- Medea -- Helen -- Iphigenia at Aulis
Control code
ebr10054862
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 495 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203906699
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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