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Aeschylus: Oresteia

Aeschylus: Oresteia

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This new and close translation of Aeschylus' Oresteia tries to preserve its theatrical and poetic qualities: introductory and explanatory matter emphasizes the interconnection of scenes, ideas, and language that distinguishes this unique work, the only trilogy to survive from Greek tragedy.

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This new and close translation of Aeschylus' Oresteia tries to preserve its theatrical and poetic qualities: introductory and explanatory matter emphasizes the interconnection of scenes, ideas, and language that distinguishes this unique work, the only trilogy to survive from Greek tragedy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198149675
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
10/24/2002
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 5.70(h) x 0.90(d)

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Christopher Collard was Professor of Classics at the University of Wales, Swansea from 1975 until his retirement in 1996.

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