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Published by G. Allen & Company, Ltd. in London .
Written in English


  • Hecuba (Legendary character) -- Drama,
  • Cassandra (Legendary character) -- Drama,
  • Andromache (Legendary character) -- Drama,
  • Helen of Troy (Greek mythology) -- Drama,
  • Trojan War -- Drama

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Edition Notes

Statementtranslated into English rhyming verse with explanatory notes by Gilbert Murray.
ContributionsMurray, Gilbert, 1866- translator.
LC ClassificationsPA3975.T8 M8 1912
The Physical Object
Pagination94, [2] p.
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6726384M
LC Control Number29007334

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Nov 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project by: 2. What follows shows how much the Trojan women have suffered as their grief is compounded when the Greeks dole out additional deaths and divide their shares of women. First Page: THE TROJAN WOMEN OF EURIPIDES. TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH RHYMING VERSE WITH EXPLANATORY NOTES BY. GILBERT MURRAY, LL.D., REGIUS PROFESSOR OF GREEK IN THE. Euripides: The Trojan women of Euripides, (London: G. Allen & Company, Ltd., ), also by Gilbert Murray (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Euripides: The Trojan women of Euripides, (New York Oxford University Press, ), also by Gilbert Murray (page images at HathiTrust). Euripides lived during the Golden Age of Athens, the city where he was born and lived most of his life. Born in B.C.E., his infancy saw the repulsion of the Persian invasion, a military victory that secured Athens's political independence and eventual dominance over the Mediterranean world.