Ancient History & Civilisation

Medea and Other Plays

Medea and Other Plays

Four plays by the Greek dramatist who started to interpret human behavior without reference to the wisdom of gods.

General Introduction

Note on the Text

Chronological Table

Translator’s Note

Preface to Alcestis - ALCESTIS

Preface to Medea - MEDEA

Preface to The Children of Heracles - THE CHILDREN OF HERACLES

Preface to Hippolytus - HIPPOLYTUS



Glossary of Mythological and Geographical Names