The Oresteia

Written By Aeschylus
The Oresteia
  • Publsiher : RicherResourcesPublications
  • Release : 01 January 2007
  • ISBN : 0977626970
  • Pages : 156 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Oresteia written by Aeschylus which was release on 01 January 2007, this book published by RicherResourcesPublications. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: William von Humbolt wrote of Aeschylus' that"among all the products of the Greek stage, none can compare with it in tragic power; no other play shows the same intensityand pureness of belief in the divine and good; none can surpassthe lessons it teaches a

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : RicherResourcesPublications
  • Release Date : 2007-01-01
  • Total pages : 156
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : William von Humbolt wrote of Aeschylus' that"among all the products of the Greek stage, none can compare with it in tragic power; no other play shows the same intensityand pureness of belief in the divine and good; none can surpassthe lessons it teaches a...

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1984-02-07
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : One of the founding documents of Western culture and the only surviving ancient Greek trilogy, the Oresteia of Aeschylus is one of the great tragedies of all time. The three plays of the Oresteia portray the bloody events that follow the victorious return of King Agamemnon from the Trojan War, ...

The Oresteia Trilogy

The Oresteia Trilogy
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-03-02
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : DIVClassic trilogy by great tragedian concerns the bloody history of the House of Atreus. Grand style, rich diction and dramatic dialogue. Still powerful after 2500 years. /div...

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Everyman's Library
  • Release Date : 2014-08-06
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : One of the founding documents of Western culture and the only surviving ancient Greek trilogy, the Oresteia of Aeschylus is one of the great tragedies of all time. The three plays of the Oresteia portray the bloody events that follow the victorious return of King Agamemnon from the Trojan War, ...

The Oresteia of Aeschylus

The Oresteia of Aeschylus
  • Author : Aeschylus,Ted Hughes
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2000-09-04
  • Total pages : 197
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : Presents a modern translation of the ancient Greek trilogy which traces the chain of murder and revenge within the royal family of Argos, commissioned by the Royal National Theatre for performance in the Fall of 1999....

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2014-06-19
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : Hugh Lloyd-Jones's classic translation of Aeschylus's tragic cycle, The Oresteia, now available in the Bloomsbury Revelations series....

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus,Oliver Taplin
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-10-23
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : The most renowned of Aeschylus' tragedies and one of the foundational texts of Western literature, the Oresteia trilogy is about cycles of deception and brutality within the ruling family of Argos. In Agamemnon, afflicted queen Clytemnestra awaits her husband's return from war to commit a terrible act of retribution for ...

The Oresteia of Aeschylus

The Oresteia of Aeschylus
  • Author : Jeffrey Scott Bernstein
  • Publisher : Carcanet Press Ltd
  • Release Date : 2020-04-30
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : The stories are familiar: family disharmony, mourning the loss of a loved one, vengeance, national tyranny, international war, a desire for justice. This new translation by Jeffrey Scott Bernstein, an independent scholar and novelist, preserves the artistry of the original while deploying a clear speech that directly addresses a twenty-first ...

Apollo and His Oracle in the Oresteia

Apollo and His Oracle in the Oresteia
  • Author : Deborah H. Roberts,William R Kenan Jr Professor of Classics and Comparative Literature Deborah H Roberts
  • Publisher : Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Total pages : 136
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : Download or read online Apollo and His Oracle in the Oresteia written by Deborah H. Roberts,William R Kenan Jr Professor of Classics and Comparative Literature Deborah H Roberts, published by Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht which was released on 1984. Get Apollo and His Oracle in the Oresteia Books now! Available in PDF, ...

Aeschylus II

Aeschylus II
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2013-04-19
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : Aeschylus II contains “The Oresteia,” translated by Richmond Lattimore, and fragments of “Proteus,” translated by Mark Griffith. Sixty years ago, the University of Chicago Press undertook a momentous project: a new translation of the Greek tragedies that would be the ultimate resource for teachers, students, and readers. They succeeded. Under ...

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus Aeschylus
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2019-06-06
  • Total pages : 134
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : Sleep on! awake! what skills your sleep to me-- Me, among all the dead by you dishonoured-- Me from whom never, in the world of death, Dieth this curse, "'Tis she who smote and slew", And shamed and scorned I roam? Awake, and hear My plaint of dead men's hate ...

Aeschylus The Oresteia

Aeschylus  The Oresteia
  • Author : Simon Goldhill
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2004-01-19
  • Total pages : 95
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : Simon Goldhill focuses on the play's themes--justice, sexual politics, violence, and the role of man in ancient Greek culture--in this general introduction to Aeschylus' Oresteia, one of the most important and influential of all Greek dramas. After exploring how Aeschylus constructs a myth for the city in which he lived, ...

Oresteia

Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus,
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2008-11-13
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : The Oresteian trilogy (Agamemnon, Libation Bearers, Eumenides) established the themes of Greek tragedy - the inexorable nature of Fate, the relationship between justice, revenge, and religion. The plays dramatize the murder of Agamemnon by his wife Clytemnestra, the revenge of her son Orestes, and his judgement by the court of ...

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Greek Tragedy in New Translati
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 285
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : "In this new translation the strangeness of the original Greek and its enduring human truth come alive in language that is remarkable for its unrelenting poetic intensity, its rich metaphorical texture, and a verbal density that can at times modulate into the simplest expressions....

The Complete Aeschylus

The Complete Aeschylus
  • Author : Aeschylus,Peter Burian,Alan Shapiro
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-01-04
  • Total pages : 279
  • ISBN : 0977626970
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Summary : Peter Burian and Alan Shapiro's masterful translation of The Oresteia, originally published in 2003, is being repackaged for the collected volumes in the Greek Tragedy in New Translations series. Burian will add Greek line numbers and update the introduction and bibliography....