Iphigenia; Phaedra; Athaliah - Racine, Jean Baptiste, and Cairncross, John (Translated by), and Watling, E F (Adapted by)

Strongly influenced by Classical drama, Jean Racine (1639-99) broke away from the grandiose theatricality of baroque drama to create works of intense psychological realism, with characters manipulated by cruel and vengeful gods. "Iphigenia" depicts a princess' absolute submission to her father's will, despite his determination to sacrifice her to ...

Iphigenia; Phaedra; Athaliah 1964, Penguin Books

ISBN-13: 9780140441222

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