A Handbook of Classical Drama

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Stanford University Press, 1944 - Literary Criticism - 526 pages
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Contents

INTRODUCTION TO GREEK TRAGEDY
3
ORIGIN
4
LEGENDARY SUBJECTS
5
METER AND MUSIC
11
STRUCTURE OF TRAGEDY
13
CERTAIN FEATURES OF DRAMATIC METHOD
17
AESCHYLUS
36
TRAGEDY UNDER AESCHYLUS
37
8 THESMOPHORIAZUSAE
295
9 FROGS BATRACHOI RANAE
299
10 ECCLESIAZUSAE
307
11 PLUTUS
309
NEW COMEDY
313
INTRODUCTION TO NEW COMEDY
315
STRUCTURE OF NEW COMEDY
316
SUBJECT MATTER
317

1 SUPPLIANTS
42
2 PERSIANS
45
3 SEVEN AGAINST THEBES
49
4 PROMETHEUS BOUND
52
5 6 7 TRILOGY ON ORESTES
60
SOPHOCLES
88
TRAGEDY UNDER SOPHOCLES
90
1 AJAX
95
2 ANTIGONE
102
3 OEDIPUS THE KING
111
4 TRACHINIAE MAIDENS OF TRACHIS
129
5 ELECTRA
132
6 PHILOCTETES
142
7 OEDIPUS AT COLONUS OEDIPUS COLONEUS
152
EURIPIDES
156
TRAGEDY UNDER EURIPIDES
158
1 ALCESTIS
163
2 MEDEA
171
3 HIPPOLYTUS
180
4 HERACLEIDAE CHILDREN OF HERACLES
188
5 ANDROMACHE
190
6 HECUBA
193
7 CYCLOPS A SATYRPLAY
196
8 HERACLES
199
9 SUPPLIANTS
202
10 ION
205
11 TROJAN WOMEN TROADES
208
12 ELECTRA
212
13 IPHIGENIA IN TAURIS
219
14 HELEN
225
15 PHOENISSAE PHOENICIAN WOMEN
229
16 ORESTES
232
17 BACCHAE THE DEVOTEES OF BACCHUS
236
18 IPHIGENIA AT AULIS
246
19 RHESUS
250
OLD COMEDY
255
INTRODUCTION TO OLD COMEDY
257
ORIGIN
258
ARISTOPHANES
264
1 ACHARNIANS
270
2 KNIGHTS HIPPES EQUITES
274
3 CLOUDS NEPHELAI NUBES
278
4 WASPS SPHERES VESPAE
282
5 PEACE EIRENE PAX
286
6 BIRDS ORNITHES AVES
288
7 LYSISTRATA
292
LEADING PLAYWRIGHTS
320
MENANDER
322
ROMAN COMEDY
329
INTRODUCTION TO ROMAN COMEDY
331
PLAUTUS
333
COMEDY UNDER PLAUTUS
334
1 AMPHITRYON
338
2 COMEDY OF ASSES ASINARIA
342
4 TWO BACCHIDES BACCHIDES
345
5 CAPTIVES
346
6 CASINA
351
7 CASKET CISTELLARIA
352
8 CURCULIO
353
9 EPIDICUS
354
10 TWIN MENAECHMI MENAECHMI
355
11 MERCHANT MERCATOR
358
12 BRAGGART WARRIOR MILES GLORIOSUS
359
13 HAUNTED HOUSE MOSTELLARIA
361
14 PERSIAN PERSA
363
15 CARTHAGINIAN POENULUS
364
17 ROPE RUDENS
365
18 STICHUS
369
19 THREE BOB DAY TRINUMMUS
370
20 TRUCULENTUS
372
TERENCE
375
COMEDY UNDER TERENCE
376
1 WOMAN OF ANDROS ANDRIA
381
2 SELFTORMENTOR HEAUTON TIMORUMENOS
385
3 EUNUCH
386
4 PHORMIO
389
5 MOTHERINLAW HECYRA
392
6 BROTHERS ADELPHOE
394
ROMAN TRAGEDY
399
SENECA
401
TRAGEDY UNDER SENECA
402
1 MAD HERCULES HERCULES FURENS
410
2 TROJAN WOMEN TROADES
413
3 PHOENICIAN WOMEN PHOENISSAE
416
4 MEDEA
417
5 PHAEDRA HIPPOLYTUS
420
6 OEDIPUS
425
7 THYESTES
427
8 AGAMEMNON
430
9 HERCULES ON OETA
432
10 OCTAVIA
434

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