all ebooks in category: Ancient & Classical Literature

«The Cyclops» by Euripides
English | ISBN: 9781911144021 | EPUB | 2.0 MB

When Odysseus arrives he meets Silenus and offers to trade wine for food. Being a servant of Dionysus, Silenus cannot resist obtaining the wine despite …

«Rhesus» by Euripides
English | ISBN: 9781911144083 | EPUB | 1.6 MB

In the middle of the night Trojan guards on the lookout for suspicious enemy activity sight bright fires in the Greek camp. They promptly inform …

«The Orations, Volume 2» by Cicero
English | ISBN: 9783849651657 | EPUB | 0.6 MB

Cicero is considered one of Rome's greatest orators and prose stylists. His works rank among the most influential in European culture, and today still constitute …

«Hippolytus» by Euripides
English | ISBN: 9781787371491 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

Euripides is rightly lauded as one of the great dramatists of all time. In his lifetime, he wrote over 90 plays and although only 18 …

«Andria (The Girl from Andros)» by Terence
English | ISBN: 9781787806245 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

Publius Terentius Afer is better known to us as the Roman playwright, Terence. Much of his life, especially the early part, is either unknown or …

«The Persians» by Aeschylus
English | ISBN: 9781787371439 | EPUB | 0.0 MB

Æschylus is often regarded as the father of Greek tragedy; he moved play writing from the simple interaction of a single character and a chorus …

«The Acharnians» by Aristophanes
English | ISBN: 9781911535850 | EPUB | 1.6 MB

The protagonist, Dikaiopolis, miraculously obtains a private peace treaty with The Spartans and he enjoys the benefits of peace in spite of opposition from some …

«Laches» by Plato
English | ISBN: 9781787241787 | EPUB | 1.2 MB

Socrates, as he is younger than either Nicias or Laches, prefers to wait until they have delivered their opinions, which they give in a characteristic …

«The Cyclops» by Euripides
English | ISBN: 9781787371552 | EPUB | 0.0 MB

Euripides is rightly lauded as one of the great dramatists of all time. In his lifetime, he wrote over 90 plays and although only 18 …

«Heracles» by Euripides
English | ISBN: 9781787371651 | EPUB | 0.0 MB

Euripides is rightly lauded as one of the great dramatists of all time. In his lifetime, he wrote over 90 plays and although only 18 …