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Playwright (c. 484 BC — 406 BC)


William Nickerson Bates. Euripides: A Student of Human Nature. University of Pennsylvania Press. 1930. 315pp.

Anne Pippin Burnett. Catastrophe Survived: Euripides' Plays of Mixed Reversal. Clarendon Press. 1971. 244pp.

N. T. Croally. Euripidean Polemic: The Trojan Women and the Function of Tragedy. Cambridge University Press. 1994. 315pp.

Irene J. F. de Jong. Narrative in Drama: The Art of the Euripidean Messenger-Speech. E. J. Brill. 1991. 214pp.

Paul Decharme. Translated by James Loeb. Euripides and the Spirit of His Dramas. Macmillan. 1906. 392pp.

Francis M. Dunn. Tragedy's End: Closure and Innovation in Euripidean Drama. Oxford University Press. 1996. 252pp.

Barbara E. Goff. The Noose of Words: Readings of Desire, Violence, and Language in Euripides' Hippolytos. Cambridge University Press. 1990. 140pp.

Justina Gregory. Euripides and the Instruction of the Athenians. University of Michigan Press. 1991. 208pp.

David Kovacs. Euripidea Tertia. E. J. Brill. 2003. 191pp.

Michael Lloyd. The Agon in Euripides. Oxford University Press. 1992. 145pp.

F. L. Lucas. Euripides and His Influence. Marshall Jones. 1923. 188pp.

C. A. E. Luschnig. Time Holds the Mirror: A Study of Knowledge in Euripides' Hippolytus. E. J. Brill. 1988. 118pp.

Clarence Augustus Manning. A Study of Archaism in Euripides. Columbia University Press. 1916. 98pp.

Emily A. McDermott. Euripides Medea. Penn State Press. 1985. 168pp.

Siegfried Melchinger. Euripides. Ungar. 1973. 218pp.

Gary S. Meltzer. Euripides and the Poetics of Nostalgia. Cambridge University Press. 2006. 266pp.

Daniel Mendelsohn. Gender and the City in Euripides' Political Plays. Oxford University Press. 2002. 257pp.

Sophie Mills. Euripides: Bacchae. Duckworth. 2006. 144pp.

Hans Oranje. Euripides' Bacchae: The Play and Its Audience. E. J. Brill. 1984. 200pp.

John R. Porter. Studies in Euripides' Orestes. E. J. Brill. 1994. 364pp.

Anton Powell. Euripides, Women, and Sexuality. Routledge. 1990. 200pp.

Nancy Sorkin Rabinowitz. Anxiety Veiled: Euripides and the Traffic in Women. Cornell University Press. 1993. 246pp.

Charles Segal. Euripides and the Poetics of Sorrow: Art, Gender, and Commemoration in Alcestis, Hippolytus, and Hecuba. Duke University Press. 1993. 313pp.

Erich Segal (editor). Euripides: A Collection of Critical Essays. Prentice-Hall. 1968. 177pp.

Shirley Darcus Sullivan. Euripides' Use of Psychological Terminology. McGill-Queen's University Press. 2000. 234pp.

Philip Vellacott. Ironic Drama: A Study of Euripides' Method and Meaning. Cambridge University Press. 1975. 266pp.

A. W. Verrall. Euripides, the Rationalist: A Study in the History of Art and Religion. Cambridge University Press. 1895. 263pp.

Matthew Wright. Euripides' Escape-Tragedies: A Study of Helen, Andromeda, and Iphigenia Among the Taurians. Oxford University Press. 2005. 433pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  6. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.490)

  8. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.83)

  9. Greek and Latin Authors 800BC-1000AD (pp.155-61)

  10. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.332)

  11. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.200)

  12. Who's Who in the Greek World (pp.102-04)

  13. The Reader's Encyclopedia of World Drama (pp.253-255)

  14. Encyclopedia of Concert Music (p.149)

  15. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.35)

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