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play "Xanthippe"

original title Obrona Ksantypy 
original language Polish 
playwright Ludwik Hieronim Morstin
world premiere 1939
original represented by
Wydawnictwo Literackie
mail: Krakow
title of translation Xanthippe 
language of translation English 
translator Adam Tuscoe
synopsis A study of the domestic relations of Socrates and his wife.  Xanthippe, represented as an intelligent and attractive woman, finds her life with the uncouth philosopher rather too exacting, but after a succession of doubts comes to understand the nature of his greatness and decides to stay with him. 
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