Ancient History & Civilisation

The Bacchae and Other Plays

The Bacchae and Other Plays

The plays of Euripides have stimulated audiences since the fifth century BC. This volume, containing Phoenician Women, Bacchae, Iphigenia at Aulis, Orestes, and Rhesus completes the new editions of Euripides in Penguin Classics.

  • Features a general introduction, individual prefaces to each play, chronology, notes, bibliography, and glossary

General Introduction

Chronological Table

Note on the Text

Preface to Phoenician Women - PHOENICIAN WOMEN

Preface to Orestes - ORESTES

Preface to Bacchae - BACCHAE

Preface to Iphigenia at Aulis

Preface to Rhesus - RHESUS

Notes

Bibliography

Glossary of Mythological and Geographical Names