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Author Aeschylus, author.

Uniform Title Oresteia. English
Title The Oresteia / Aeschylus ; translated by Robert Fagles ; introductory essay, notes, and glossary by Robert Fagles and W.B. Stanford.

Publication Info. New York : Penguin Books, [1984]
1977

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  882.01 Ae85or 1984    ---  Available
Description 335 pages : illustrations, genealogical table ; 18 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-283).
Contents A reading of 'The Oresteia': The serpent and the eagle -- Agamemnon -- The libation bearers -- Eumenides -- Fragments -- The genealogy of Oresteia.
Summary A trilogy of plays dramatizes the murder of Agamemnon by his wife, Clytemnestra, the revenge of her son, Orestes, and his judgement by the court of Athena.
Subject Orestes, King of Argos (Mythological character) -- Drama.
Agamemnon, King of Mycenae (Mythological character) -- Drama.
Clytemnestra, Queen of Mycenae -- Drama.
Electra (Greek mythological figure) -- Drama.
Agamemnon, King of Mycenae (Mythological character) (OCoLC)fst00800082
Clytemnestra, Queen of Mycenae. (OCoLC)fst00865002
Electra (Greek mythological figure) (OCoLC)fst00904392
Orestes, King of Argos (Mythological character) (OCoLC)fst01047569
Erinyes (Greek mythology) -- Drama.
Erinyes (Greek mythology) (OCoLC)fst00914691
Genre/Form Tragedies (Drama) (OCoLC)fst01921740
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Tragedies.
Tragedies (Drama)
Added Author Fagles, Robert, translator, writer of introduction, writer of added commentary.
Stanford, William Bedell, writer of introduction, writer of added commentary.
ISBN 0140443339 (pbk.)
9780140443332 (pbk.)

 
    
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