Greek and Roman Literature
Praise of Folly and Letter to Maarten Van Dorp
Praise of Folly and Letter to Maarten Van Dorp
Paperback      ISBN: 0140446087
The classic work of the Renaissance humanist satirizes the organized Christian Church of the sixteenth century.
The Sixteen Satires
The Sixteen Satires
by Juvenal
3rd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0140447040
The complexity of the Roman scene is presented by the satirist Juvenal in these verses, which were written during the reigns of Trajan and Hadrian. Peter Green's introduction says of Juvenal's satires, "... he simply hangs a series of mortal portraits on the wall and forces us to look at them".
Ten Plays by Euripides
Ten Plays by Euripides
Paperback      ISBN: 0553213636
Ten extraordinary dramatic works by the ancient Greek playwright offer a satirical and insightful view of classical Athenian society in such works as Medea, The Trojan Women, Electra, and Iphegenia at Aulis, among others. Reissue.
The Theban Plays
The Theban Plays
Paperback      ISBN: 0140440038
The legends surrounding the royal house of Thebes inspired Sophocles (496-406 BC) to create a powerful trilogy about mankind's struggle against fate - "King Oedipus", "Oedipus at Colonus" and "Antigone".
The Theban Plays: Oedipus the King/Oedipus at Colonus/Antigone
The Theban Plays
Oedipus the King/Oedipus at Colonus/Antigone
Hardcover      ISBN: 0679431322
A translation of the three plays dealing with events in the Oedipodean family history.