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Sophocles : Philoctetes (Paperback)

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Treating ancient plays as living drama. Classical Greek drama is brought vividly to life in this series of new translations. Students are encouraged to engage with the text through detailed commentaries, which include suggestions for discussion and analysis. In addition, numerous practical questions stimulate ideas on staging and encourage students to explore the play's dramatic qualities. Philoctetes is suitable for students of both Classical Civilisation and Drama. Useful features include full synopsis of the play, commentary alongside translation for easy reference and a comprehensive introduction to the Greek Theatre. Philoctetes is aimed primarily at A-level and undergraduate students in the UK, and college students in North America.
Genre: Education
Language: English
Series Title: Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama
Book format: Paperback
Pricing Code - MMBV: N
Publisher - MMBV: Cambridge Univ Pr
Street Date: February 28, 2017
TCIN: 52256754
UPC: 9780521644808
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-4086

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