The Bacchae of Euripides : With Critical and Explanatory Notes and with Numerous Illustrations from Works of Ancient Art Paperback / softback
Edited by Sir John Edwin Sandys
First published in 1900, as the fourth edition of an 1880 original, this book by John Sandys contains the text of Euripides' chilling play in the original ancient Greek, as well as a thorough set of critical notes, a survey of the play's mythological origins, and many illustrations of Bacchic themes in ancient art.
Clearly presented and easy to read, this book will be of value to Classical scholars of any ability and to anyone looking for more information on this celebrated tragedy.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 460 pages
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Publication Date: 12/12/2013
- Category: Literary studies: plays & playwrights
- ISBN: 9781107620988