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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 celebration.
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The Oresteia: Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides. from antiquityâ€”Aeschylus took as his subject the bloody chain of murder and revenge within the royal. .. The Fagles translation should certainly be one of those versions.
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.
It is the only contemporary series of all the surviving work of Aeschylus,. Aeschylus, 1: The Oresteia (Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides)
The Libation Bearers. In The Libation Bearers (Î§Î¿Î·Ï†Ã³ÏoÎ¹, ChoÄ“phÃ³roi)â€”the second play of Aeschylus' Oresteia trilogyâ€”many years after the murder of Agamemnon, his son Orestes returns to Argos with his cousin Pylades to exact vengeance on Clytaemnestra, as an order from Apollo, for killing Agamemnon.
Aeschylus, 1. The Oresteia (Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides)
Oresteia : Agamemnon, the Libation bearers, the Eumenides. [Aeschylus.; Richmond. The Eumenides. Series Title: Complete Greek tragedies., Aeschylus ;, 1.