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Publisher: Chicago, The University of Chicago Press: 1984
Seller ID: 2069
Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1953
Seller ID: 970
The Oresteia by Aeschylus, the only extant trilogy among the Greek tragedies, is one of the great foundational texts of Western culture. Beginning with Agamemnon, which describes Agamemnon's return from the Trojan War and his murder at the hands of his wife, Clytemnestra, and continuing through Orestes' murder of Clytemnestra in Libation Bearers and his acquittal at Athena's court in Eumenide...
Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1955-1959.
Seller ID: 973
This volume contains the following tragedies by Euripides:
1. Alcestis, translated by Richmond Lattimore
2. The Medea, translated by Rex Warner
3. The Heracleidae, translated by Ralph Gladstone
4. Hippolytus, translated by David Grene
Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1977
Seller ID: 1275
Condition: Very Good
Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 1984
Seller ID: 2129
Towering over the rest of Greek tragedy, the three plays that tell the story of the fated Theban royal family—Antigone, Oedipus the King and Oedipus at Colonus—are among the most enduring and timeless dramas ever written. Robert Fagles's authoritative and acclaimed translation conveys all of Sophocles's lucidity and power: the cut and thrust of his dialogue, his ironic edge, the surge and majesty of his choruses and, above all, the agonies and triumphs of his characters. This Penguin Classics edition...