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Aeschylus: Libation Bearers - Marshall, C W, and Harrison, Thomas (Editor)
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Libation Bearers is the 'middle' play in the only extant tragic trilogy to survive from antiquity, Aeschylus' Oresteia , first produced in 458 BCE. This introduction to the play will be useful for anyone reading it in Greek or in translation. Drawing on his wide experience teaching about performance in the ancient world, C. W. Marshall helps readers understand how the play was experienced by its ancient audience. His discussion explores the impact of the chorus, the characters, theology, and the play's apparent affinities ...

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Aeschylus: Libation Bearers 2017, Bloomsbury Academic, New York

ISBN-13: 9781474255066

Trade paperback

Aeschylus: Libation Bearers 2017, Bloomsbury Academic, New York

ISBN-13: 9781474255073

Hardcover