Skip to Main Content (Press Enter)
Check Out
The Bestselling Books of All Time
See the List
Eight Great Tragedies by

Eight Great Tragedies

Best Seller
Eight Great Tragedies by
Paperback $18.00
Nov 01, 1996 | ISBN 9780452011724

Also available from:

  • Nov 01, 1996 | ISBN 9780452011724

    Also available from:

Product Details

Table Of Contents

Eight Great TragediesGeneral Introduction

Part One: The Tragedies
Aeschylus: Prometheus Bound, translated by E. A. Havelock
Sophocles: Oedipus the King, translated by J. T. Sheppard
Euripides: Hippolytus, translated by F. L. Lucas
William Shakespeare: King Lear
Henrik Isben: Ghosts, translated by William Archer
August Strindberg: Miss Julie, translated by C. D. Locock
William Butler Yeats: On Baile’s Strand
Eugene O’Neill: Desire under the Elms

Part Two: The Essays
Aristotle: From The Poetics, translated by L. J. Potts
David Hume: Of Tragedy
Ralph Waldo Emerson: The Tragic
E. M. W. Tillyard: From Shakespeare’s Problem Plays
I. A. Richards: From Principles of Literary Criticism
Joseph Wood Krutch: From The Tragic Fallacy
A Note on the Greek Theater


Back to Top