Phedra by Jean RacinePhedra by Jean Racine


byJean Racine

Paperback | September 1, 1999

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The most famous classical tragedy.
Racine is considered the greatest of French tragic dramatists. If Shakespeare's (see Vol. 1) theater is characterized by exploration and invention, Racine's is defined by restraint and formal perfection. His themes are derived from Greco-Roman, biblical, and oriental sources and are developed in the neoclassic manner: keeping to few ch...



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Title:PhedraFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 6.32 × 4.16 × 0.32 inPublished:September 1, 1999Publisher:Playwrights Canada Press

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ISBN - 10:1854590944

ISBN - 13:9781854590947

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