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The Complete Aeschylus
Burian Peter (EDT)
Shapiro Alan (EDT)
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2011
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 specially commissioned translations that go beyond the literal meaning of the Greek in order...
Thomson George Derwent (TRN)
Seaford Richard (INT)
edizioni Everymans Library collana Everymans Library (Hardcover) , 2004
(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed)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...
Meineck Peter (TRN)
Foley Helene P.
edizioni Hackett Pub Co Inc collana Hackett Pub Co Inc (Paperback) , 1998
Meineck's translation is faithful and supple; the language employed is modern without betraying the grandeur and complexity--particularly the images--of the Aeschylean text. After reading this translation, one has but one further wish: to see it and hear it at Delphi, Epidaurus or Syracuse. --Herman Van Looy, L'Antiquite...
Lloyd-Jones Hugh (TRN)
edizioni Univ of California Pr collana (Paperback) , 1993
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...