Aeschylus, 1: The Oresteia (Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides) / Edition 1

Aeschylus, 1: The Oresteia (Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides) / Edition 1

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ISBN-10: 081221627X

ISBN-13: 2900812216270

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

From the Penn Greek Drama Series, this volume offers translations by David Slavitt of the great trilogy of the House of Atreus, telling of Agamemnon's murder at the hands of his wife, Clytemnestra, and her lover, Aegisthus, and of Electra's rebelliousness and Orestes's ultimate revenge.

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From the Penn Greek Drama Series, this volume offers translations by David Slavitt of the great trilogy of the House of Atreus, telling of Agamemnon's murder at the hands of his wife, Clytemnestra, and her lover, Aegisthus, and of Electra's rebelliousness and Orestes's ultimate revenge.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900812216270
Publisher:
University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Series:
Penn Greek Drama Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
178

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Table of Contents

Introduction by Palmer Bovieix
The Oresteia1
Translator's Preface3
Agamemnon9
The Libation Bearers69
The Eumenides113
Pronouncing Glossary of Names153
About the Translator161

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