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Iphigenia in Tauris (1787) [Play]
by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Rating: Weighted - 6.8 / Average - 6.5 of 10 (2 votes) (Rate!)
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A neoclassical drama inspired by Euripides, Iphigenia in Tauris describes the reunification of Iphigenia, who was nearly sacrificed by her father before the Trojan war and became a priestess at Tauris, and her brother, Orestes, pursued by Furies for avenging his father's death. The play explores human relationships and the nature of freedom.

Original title: Iphigenia auf Tauris
Original languages: German


Genre: Drama and PlaysGerman

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Verse Plays and Epic (1987) [Collection]
      Author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
This work is an adaptation of the following works :
     Iphigenia in Tauris (-405) [Play]
      Author: Euripides

Edition #1: Iphigenia in Tauris

Iphigenia in Tauris (1963)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edition: English translation (Passage)
Translated by: Charles E. Passage
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Manifested in:

Iphigenia in Tauris (1991)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Waveland Press
ISBN: 0881335797
Pages: 88

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