TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH RHYMING VERSE
WITH EXPLANATORY NOTES BY
GILBERT MURRAY, LL.D., D.Litt.
REGIUS PROFESSOR OF GREEK IN THE UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD
GEORGE ALLEN & COMPANY, LTD.
44 & 45 RATHBONE PLACE
First Edition, November 1905
Reprinted, November 1906
„ February 1908
„ March 1910
„ December 1910
„ February 1913
The Court Theatre, London
THE ATHENIAN DRAMA
A Series of Verse Translations of the Greek
Crown 8vo, cloth, gilt top, 7s. 6d. each net.
AESCHYLUS: The Orestean Trilogy. By Prof. G. C. Warr. With an Introduction on The Rise of Greek Tragedy, and 1 3 Illustrations.
SOPHOCLES: Œdipus Tyrannus and Coloneus, and Antigone. By Prof. J. S. Phillimore. With an Introduction on Sophocles and his Treatment of Tragedy, and 16 Illustrations.
EURIPIDES: Hippolytus; Bacchae; Aristophanes' 'Frogs.' By Prof. Gilbert Murray. With an Appendix on The Lost Tragedies of Euripides, and an Introduction on The Significance of the Bacchae in Athenian History, and 12 Illustrations. [Fifth Edition.
ALSO UNIFORM WITH THE ABOVE
THE HOMERIC HYMNS. A New Prose Rendering by Andrew Lang, with Essays Critical and Explanatory, and 14 Illustrations.
THE PLAYS OF EURIPIDES
Translated into English Rhyming Verse, with Explanatory Notes, by Prof. Gilbert Murray.
BY THE SAME AUTHOR
HISTORY OF ANCIENT GREEK LITERATURE.
ANDROMACHE: A Play.
CARLYON SAHIB: A Play.
THE EXPLOITATION OF INFERIOR RACES, IN ANCIENT AND MODERN TIMES: An Essay in 'Liberalism and the Empire.'
EURIPIDIS FABULAE: Brevi Adnotatione Critica Instructae, Vols. I. and II.
EURIPIDES: Hippolytus; Bacchae; Aristophanes' 'Frogs.' Translated into English verse.
EURIPIDES: The Trojan Women. Translated into English verse.
EURIPIDES: Electra. Translated into English verse.
EURIPIDES: Medea. Translated into English verse.
EURIPIDES: Iphigenia in Tauris. Translated into English Verse.
SOPHOCLES: Œdipus Tyrannus. Translated into English Verse.
THE RISE OF THE GREEK EPIC.