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The Oresteia: Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides

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The Oresteia: Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides - Aeschylus, and Stanford, W. (Editor), and Fagles, Robert (Translated by)
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The only trilogy in Greek drama that survives from antiquity, Aeschylus' The Oresteia is translated by Robert fagles with an introduction, notes and glossary written in collaboration with W.B. Stanford in Penguin Classics. In the Oresteia Aeschylus addressed the bloody chain of murder and revenge within the royal family of Argos. As they move from darkness to light, from rage to self-governance, from primitive ritual to civilized institution, their spirit of struggle and regeneration becomes an everlasting song of ...

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The Oresteia: Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides 1977, Penguin Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9780140443332

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