Racine: Phedre (French Texts) (Paperback)

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A critical edition of Racine's Ph dre. The introduction
examines the central facets of the play's enduring capacity to move and
disturb its audience and readers, and includes a survey of 20th century
productions. There is a section on versification and language, and a
glossary is included.

About the Author

Richard Parish is Professor of French at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of St Catherine's College. His publications include Pascal's 'Lettres Provinciales': a study in polemic (1989), Racine: the limits of tragedy (1993) and the Bristol Classical Press edition of Moliere's Le Tartuffe (1994).
Product Details
ISBN: 9781853994593
ISBN-10: 1853994596
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publication Date: April 1st, 2013
Pages: 170
Language: English
Series: French Texts