The Complete Greek Tragedies, Volume I [1]: Aeschylus I: Agamemnon; The Libation Bearers; The Eumenides; Prometheus Bound (The Modern Library of the World's Best Books ML 310) [Oresteia]. Aeschylus, David Grene, Richmond Lattimore.

The Complete Greek Tragedies, Volume I [1]: Aeschylus I: Agamemnon; The Libation Bearers; The Eumenides; Prometheus Bound (The Modern Library of the World's Best Books ML 310) [Oresteia]

New York: The Modern Library, 1942. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good / No Jacket. Item #2325103

1963-67 printing, Toledano 310.1, binding style 11, grey Rockwell Kent endpapers. Lacks jacket. Address label redacted on front free endpaper, ink underlining in introduction.

245, [5] pp. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Translated from the Greek and edited by David Grene and Richmond Lattimore. Includes: Introduction to the Oresteia; Agamemnon; The Libation Bearers; The Eumenides; Introduction to Prometheus Bound; Prometheus Bound. "In the 'Oresteia' - the only trilogy in Greek drama which survives from antiquity - Aeschylus took as his subject the bloody chain of murder and revenge within the royal family of Argos. Moving from darkness to light, from rage to self-governance, from primitive ritual to civilized institution, its spirit of struggle and regeneration is eternal."

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