Andromache by .. EuripidesAndromache by .. Euripides

Andromache

by.. EuripidesTranslated byJ. Michael WilsonEditorJ. Michael Walton

Paperback | April 1, 2002

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Andromache takes place in the aftermath of the Trojan War. Andromache has become a concubine to Achilles' son, Neoptolemus, bearing him a child, Molossus. The captive Andromache is haunted by memories of her former life and by her love for Hector and their son Astyanax, both slain by the Greeks who are now her masters.

Euripides, one of the three great Greek tragedians was born in Attica probably in 485 B.C. of well-to-do parents. In his youth he cultivated gymnastic pursuits and studied philosophy and rhetoric. Soon after he received recognition for a play that he had written, Euripides left Athens for the court of Archelaus, king of Macedonia. In h...
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Title:AndromacheFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 6.31 × 4.2 × 0.21 inPublished:April 1, 2002Publisher:Playwrights Canada PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1854596381

ISBN - 13:9781854596383

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