The Oresteia

Written By Aeschylus
The Oresteia
  • Publsiher : Greek Tragedy in New Translati
  • Release : 06 May 2021
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
  • Pages : 285 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Oresteia by author: Aeschylus which was release on 06 May 2021 and published by Greek Tragedy in New Translati with total page 285 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. "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 Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2014-05-16
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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Summary : The most famous series of ancient Greek plays, and the only surviving trilogy, is the Oresteia of Aeschylus, consisting of Agamemnon, Choephoroe, and Eumenides. These three plays recount the murder of Agamemnon by his queen Clytemnestra on his return from Troy with the captive Trojan princess Cassandra; the murder in ...

Oresteia

Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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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....

The Oresteia of Aeschylus

The Oresteia of Aeschylus
  • Author : George Thomson,Walter G. Headlam
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-12-19
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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Summary : First published in 1938, this book forms part one of a two-volume edition of the Oresteia. This first volume contains the original Greek text of the Oresteia with a facing-page English translation and notes. A detailed introduction is also provided. The second volume is largely composed of a comprehensive textual commentary. ...

An Oresteia

An Oresteia
  • Author : Aeschylus,Sophocles,Euripides
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2009-03-31
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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Summary : A Bold, Iconoclastic New Look at One of the Great Works of Greek Tragedy In this innovative rendition of The Oresteia, the poet, translator, and essayist Anne Carson combines three different visions—Aischylos' Agamemnon, Sophokles' Elektra, and Euripides' Orestes—giving birth to a wholly new experience of the classic Greek ...

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Anne Lebeck,Washington, D.C. Center for Hellenic Studies
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 1971
  • Total pages : 222
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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Summary : Read online The Oresteia written by Anne Lebeck,Washington, D.C. Center for Hellenic Studies, published by Harvard University Press which was released on 1971. Download full The Oresteia Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Oresteia of Aeschylus

The Oresteia of Aeschylus
  • Author : Aeschylus,Robert Lowell
  • Publisher : CUP Archive
  • Release Date : 1978
  • Total pages : 129
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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Summary : The Oresteia -- Agamemnon, Choephori, and The Eumenides -- depicts the downfall of the house of Atreus: after King Agamemnon is murdered by Clytemnestra, their son, Orestes, is commanded by Apollo to avenge the crime by killing his mother, and he does so, bringing on himself the wrath of the ...

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 : 9780195135923
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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 Trilogy

The Oresteia Trilogy
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-03-02
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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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...

Aeschylus The Oresteia

Aeschylus  The Oresteia
  • Author : Simon Goldhill
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2004-01-19
  • Total pages : 95
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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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, ...

The Complete Aeschylus

The Complete Aeschylus
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-01-04
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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Summary : Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can properly re-create the celebrated and timeless tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, the Greek Tragedy in New Translations series offers new translations that go beyond the literal meaning of the Greek in order to evoke the poetry of ...

Aeschylus 1

Aeschylus  1
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 178
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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Summary : From the Penn Greek Drama Series, this volume offers translations by David Slavitt of the great trilogy of the House of Atreus, telling of Agamemnon's murder at the hands of his wife, Clytemnestra, and her lover, Aegisthus, and of Electra's rebelliousness and Orestes's ultimate revenge....

Aeschylus II

Aeschylus II
  • Author : Aeschylus
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2013-04-19
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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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 ...

Aeschylus s the Oresteia

Aeschylus s the Oresteia
  • Author : Harold Bloom
  • Publisher : Chelsea House Pub
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Total pages : 171
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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Summary : A collection of six critical essays on the Aeschylus play, arranged in chronological order of their original publication...

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : Andy Hinds
  • Publisher : Oberon Books
  • Release Date : 2017-04-30
  • Total pages : 172
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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Summary : This translation is the result of a close collaboration between theatre director and playwright, Andy Hinds (author of Acting Shakespeares Language), and Classics scholar, Dr. Martine Cuypers (Trinity College Dublin). Whilst preserving a scholarly fidelity to the original Greek, the translation is written in a clear and energetic verse, designed ...

The Oresteia

The Oresteia
  • Author : William Whallon,Aeschylus,Sophocles,Eurípides
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 115
  • ISBN : 9780195135923
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Summary : Read online The Oresteia written by William Whallon,Aeschylus,Sophocles,Eurípides, published by which was released on 1997. Download full The Oresteia Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....