Stories from the Greek Tragedians

by Alfred J. Church


Description:  Thirteen strong, interesting tales from Greek tragedy, admirably retold by Alfred J. Church and retaining remarkably well the spirit of the originals. Includes the stories of Alcestis, Medea, Antigone, Philoctetes, Agamemnon, Iphigenia, Electra, and Orestes among others.


Additional information:

Ages:  11-14
Length:  201 pages
Format:  Paperback, Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white (paperback),
                     Color (ebook)
Year published:  2008
ISBN:  978-1-59915-079-6
Genres:  Literature, Drama

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Table of Contents

1. The Story of the Love of Alcestis

2. The Story of the Vengeance of Medea

3. The Story of the Death of Hercules

4. The Story of the Seven Chiefs against Thebes

5. The Story of Antigone

6. The Story of Iphigenia in Aulis

7. The Story of Philoctetes, or The Bow of Hercules

8. The Story of the Death of Agamemnon

9. The Story of Electra, or The Return of Orestes

10. The Story of the Furies, or The Loosing of Orestes

11. The Story of Iphigenia among the Taurians

12. The Story of the Persians, or The Battle of Salami

13. The Story of Ion

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