Norton Critical Editions:Folk Tales, Myths and Epics

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    Aristotle, David Gorman, Michelle Zerba, James Hutton


    This Norton Critical Edition of the world’s first major work of literary criticism is based on James Hutton’s acclaimed translation. The text and explanatory and glossarial notes represent the work of the accomplished Hellenists James Hutton and Michelle

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    Aeschylus, Joshua Billings, Oliver Taplin


    “This critical edition provides a lavish and fulsome picture of ancient Greek tragedy’s most significant surviving document.” —Johanna Hanink, Brown University

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    Euripides, Sheila Murnaghan


    This Norton Critical Edition, edited by one of the pre-eminent scholars in the field, gathers together research on this Greek tragedy, bringing Medea to life for a contemporary audience.

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    The Analects

    Confucius, Michael Nylan, Simon Leys


    “Leys has made Confucius speak English more persuasively than any translator to date. His achievement is one of simplicity. . . . Leys sees his task as making the Confucius of the Analects fully persuasive again. He does this brilliantly.”
    —Stephen Owen, The New Republic