The dedication of the play, addressed to the 'princesse de Soubise', was signed with the initials L.B., but the identity of the translator remains unknown. See Delcourt, Marie. Etude sur les traductions des tragiques grecs et latins en France depuis la Renaissance. 1925, pp.177, 159-162. See Erbert, Friedrich Adolf. A General Bibliography. 1837, p.1710 retrieved from http://books.google.com/books?id=E3VUAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA1710 on 16/02/2012.
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