Mourning Becomes Electra

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Mourning Becomes Electra - O'Neill, Eugene Gladstone

A three-part reworking of themes from Greek tragedy, the plays are set in New England in 1865, just after the Civil War. A returning victor, General Ezra Mannon (Agamemnon), is poisoned by his unfaithful wife Christine (Clytemnestra) and then avenged by his son Orin (Orestes) and daughter (Lavinia). With Orin's subsequent suicide, Lavinia (the ... Read More

Mourning Becomes Electra 2011, Oxford City Press

ISBN-13: 9781849024488

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Mourning Becomes Electra 1992, Nick Hern Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781854591388

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Mourning Becomes Electra 1987, Jonathan Cape, London

ISBN-13: 9780224610711

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