Phèdre by Jean Baptiste Racine

Etext prepared by Dagny, and John Bickers, Phaedra by Jean Baptiste Racine Translated by Robert Bruce Boswell INTRODUCTORY NOTE JEAN BAPTISTE RACINE, the younger contemporary of Corneille, and his rival for supremacy in French classical tragedy, was born at Ferte- Milon, December 21, 1639. He was educated at the College of Beauvais, at