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ISBN: 0226007723 / ISBN-13: 9780226007724

The Oresteia

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The most famous series of ancient Greek plays, and the only surviving trilogy, is the "Oresteia of Aeschylus", consisting of the "Agamemnon", ... Show synopsis

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  • The Oresteia (University of Chicago Press) – Trade paperback (1989)
    by Aeschylus, Wendy D O'Flaherty (Translator), Wendy Doniger (Translator)

    The Oresteia

    Trade paperback, University of Chicago Press
    1989
    English
    Abridged.
    249 pages

    ISBN: 0226007723
    ISBN-13: 9780226007724

    These plays embody Aeschylus' concerns with the destiny and fate of both individuals and the state, all played out under the watchful eye of the gods.In "Agamemnon, the warrior who defeated Troy returns to Argos and is murdered by his wife Clytemnestra for sacrificing their daughter Iphigenia before the Trojan War.In "The Libation Bearers" (Choephoroi), Orestes, Agamemnon's som, avenges his father by murdering his mother.In "The Furies" (Eumenides), Orestes flees to Delphi, pursued by the divine avengers (Erinyes) of his ... Show more

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by guna on Aug 25, 2012

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