The Oresteia

Written By Aeschylus,
The Oresteia
  • Publsiher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 07 November 2015
  • ISBN : 1474274331
  • Pages : 112 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Oresteia by author: Aeschylus, which was release on 07 November 2015 and published by Bloomsbury Publishing with total page 112 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. He who learns must suffer. Before setting out for the Trojan War, King Agamemnon sacrificed his daughter Iphigenia. Many years later, when Agamemnon returns to his palace, his adulterous Queen Clytemnestra takes her revenge by brutally murdering him and installing her lover on the throne. How will the gods judge Orestes, their estranged son, who must avenge his father's death by murdering his mother? The curse of the House of Atreus, passing from generation to generation, is one of the great myths of Western literature. In the hands of Aeschylus, the story enacts the final victory of reason and justice over superstition and barbarity. The original trilogy, comprising Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers and Eumenides, is distilled into one thrilling three-act play in this magnificent new translation by award-winning playwright Rory Mullarkey.

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus,
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-11-07
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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Summary : He who learns must suffer. Before setting out for the Trojan War, King Agamemnon sacrificed his daughter Iphigenia. Many years later, when Agamemnon returns to his palace, his adulterous Queen Clytemnestra takes her revenge by brutally murdering him and installing her lover on the throne. How will the gods judge ...

Oresteia

Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus,
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2008-11-13
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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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 : Penguin Classics
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Total pages : 335
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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Summary : A trilogy of plays dramatizes the murder of Agamemnon by his wife, Clytaemnestra, the revenge of her son, Orestes, and his judgement by the court of Athena...

Oresteia

Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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Summary : The only trilogy of tragedy plays to survive from Ancient Greece features the ageless themes of the nature of fate and the relationship between justice, revenge, and religion....

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 : 1474274331
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Summary : 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. Download full Apollo and His Oracle in the Oresteia Books now! Available in PDF, ePub ...

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Everyman's Library
  • Release Date : 2014-08-06
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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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, ...

Aeschylus II

Aeschylus II
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2013-04-19
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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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 of Aeschylus

The Oresteia of Aeschylus
  • Author : Aeschylus,Ted Hughes
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2000-09-04
  • Total pages : 197
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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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 : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1984-02-07
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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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

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2014-06-19
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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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....

Aeschylus The Oresteia

Aeschylus   The Oresteia
  • Author : John Ferguson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1979
  • Total pages : 73
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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Summary : Read online Aeschylus The Oresteia written by John Ferguson, published by which was released on 1979. Download full Aeschylus The Oresteia Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Oresteia Trilogy

The Oresteia Trilogy
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1965
  • Total pages : 159
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Summary : Read online The Oresteia Trilogy written by Aeschylus, published by which was released on 1965. Download full The Oresteia Trilogy Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus,Oliver Taplin
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-10-23
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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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 ...

An English Reader s Guide to Aeschylus Oresteia

An English Reader s Guide to Aeschylus  Oresteia
  • Author : Philip Vellacott
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Total pages : 93
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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Summary : Read online An English Reader s Guide to Aeschylus Oresteia written by Philip Vellacott, published by which was released on 1991. Download full An English Reader s Guide to Aeschylus Oresteia Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Oresteia

Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Oberon Books
  • Release Date : 2016-04-26
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 1474274331
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Summary : Orestes' parents are at war. A family drama spanning several decades, a huge, moving, bloody saga, Aeschylus' greatest and final play asks whether justice can ever be done - and continues to resonate more than two millennia after it was written. Following Mr Burns and 1984, Almeida Associate Director Robert Icke ...