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Euripides' Hippolytos (Getty Trust Publications: J. Paul Getty Museum)
Euripides' Hippolytos - Getty Trust Publications: J. Paul Getty Museum
Author: Euripides
Aphrodite, goddess of love, is offended that Hippolytos, son of King Theseus, has devoted his life not to her worship but to the worship of Artemis and to the hunt. In revenge, Aphrodite makes Queen Phaedra, stepmother of Hippolytos, fall in love with him. Realizing the hopelessness of the situation, Phaedra commits suicide, but not before leavi...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780892368648
ISBN-10: 0892368640
Publication Date: 10/9/2006
Pages: 28
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Publisher: Getty Publications
Book Type: Hardcover
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