Giovanni Battista Niccolini Analysis

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(Critical Edition of Dramatic Literature)

In addition to his plays, Giovanni Battista Niccolini wrote poetry, literary and historical essays, and articles that he contributed to the journal Antologia. Particularly influenced by classical Greek drama, Niccolini undertook, in addition to his own adaptations of Euripides and Sophocles, translations of several of Aeschylus’s plays.