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The Resource The Oresteian trilogy, Aeschylus ; translated by Philip Vellacott

The Oresteian trilogy, Aeschylus ; translated by Philip Vellacott

Label
The Oresteian trilogy
Title
The Oresteian trilogy
Statement of responsibility
Aeschylus ; translated by Philip Vellacott
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
In these plays, Aeschyluys (525bc-456bc) takes as his subject the bloody chain of murder and revenge within the royal family of Argos - a chain finally broken only by the intervention of the goddess Athene
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Aeschylus
Dewey number
  • 882'.01
  • 882.01
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Ancient Greek
Literary form
non fiction
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1907-
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  • Aeschylus
  • Aeschylus
  • Aeschylus
  • Vellacott, Philip
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • Aeschylus
  • Literature
Label
The Oresteian trilogy, Aeschylus ; translated by Philip Vellacott
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Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 1956
Contents
Contents: Agamemnon - The choephori - The eumenides
Control code
9780140440676
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
203 p.
Isbn
9780140440676
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
geneal. table
Label
The Oresteian trilogy, Aeschylus ; translated by Philip Vellacott
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: 1956
Contents
Contents: Agamemnon - The choephori - The eumenides
Control code
9780140440676
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
203 p.
Isbn
9780140440676
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
geneal. table

Library Locations

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      51.5206496 -0.1506959
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