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The Resource The Complete Aeschylus, Volume I : the Oresteia

The Complete Aeschylus, Volume I : the Oresteia

Label
The Complete Aeschylus, Volume I : the Oresteia
Title
The Complete Aeschylus, Volume I
Title remainder
the Oresteia
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
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 the originals. Aeschylus' Oresteia, the only ancient tragic trilogy to survive, is one of the great foundational texts of Western culture. It begins with Agamemnon, which describes Agamemnon's return from the Trojan War and his murder at the hands of his wife Clytemnestra, co
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aeschylus
Dewey number
882.01
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Ancient Greek
LC call number
PA3827.A7 B87 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burian, Peter
  • Shapiro, Alan
Series statement
Greek Tragedy in New Translations
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aeschylus
  • Agamemnon
  • Orestes
  • Electra
  • Aeschylus
  • Agamemnon
  • Electra
  • Orestes
  • Aeschylus
  • Agamemnon (Greek mythology)
  • Electra (Greek mythology)
  • Orestes (Greek mythology)
  • Literature
Label
The Complete Aeschylus, Volume I : the Oresteia
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-279)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
COVER; CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; ON THE TRANSLATION; Agamemnon; Libation Bearers; Eumenides; NOTES; Agamemnon; Libation Bearers; Eumenides; GLOSSARY; FOR FURTHER READING
Control code
722722536
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (290 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199830145
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)722722536
Label
The Complete Aeschylus, Volume I : the Oresteia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-279)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
COVER; CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; ON THE TRANSLATION; Agamemnon; Libation Bearers; Eumenides; NOTES; Agamemnon; Libation Bearers; Eumenides; GLOSSARY; FOR FURTHER READING
Control code
722722536
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (290 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199830145
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)722722536

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