Alcestis: And Other Plays

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G. Routledge and sons, 1887 - Alcestis (Greek mythology) - 286 pages
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User Review  - David.Alfred.Sarkies - LibraryThing

I can now understand why they call this a problem play: for most of the play it is a tragedy but suddenly, at the end, everything turns out all right. One commentary I have read on this raises the ... Read full review

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User Review  - thesmellofbooks - LibraryThing

What a delightful play! Murray's notes and introduction are refreshing and enlightening, and the verse form he gives the work is enjoyable and at times inspired. Perceptive fellow, Euripides! Brilliant character study; a very thoughtful work. Read full review

Contents

AlCEStIS
9
ElECtRA
47
IpHIGENIA IN AUlIS
145

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