Bakkhai: Euripides - Burian, Peter (Editor), and Shapiro, Alan (Editor), and Gibbons, Reginald (Translated by)

Euripides' Bakkhai is the staple of the canon of Greek tragedy, as its structure and thematics offer exemplary models of the classic tragic elements. The plot of Bakkhai centres around the actions of Pentheus, King of Thebes, who refused to recognize the god Dionysus or permit Thebans to worship him. In revenge, Dionysus drove Pentheus mad, made ...

Bakkhai: Euripides 2001, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195125986

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