Aeschylus Agamemnon. 3 Volumes. Reprinted with Corrections

By: Aeschylus; Fraenkel, Eduard, Editor

Price: $495.00

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Revised Ed. xvi,195 pp, 2 plates + viii, 480 pp + v, 481-850 pp. Indexes. The 1974 corrected edition of the 1950 first. Original black cloth with gilt to spines. Covers have just a bit of normal wear. Interior endpapers have dense but neat red pencil notes, text and notes throughout have red pencil underlining and marginalia -- this was obviously used by a dedicated scholar. Priced to reflect this condition but books are still presentable and attractive. Vol. I is the Prolegomena, Text in Greek with English translation facing, notes in English. Vol. II is commentary on 1-1055. Vol. III is commentary on 1056-1673 with appendixes, indexes. Classical Greek drama is brought vividly to life in this series of new translations. Students are encouraged to engage with the text through detailed commentaries, including suggestions for discussion and analysis. In addition, numerous practical questions stimulate ideas on staging and encourage students to explore the play's dramatic qualities. Agamemnon is suitable for students of both Classical Civilisation and Drama. Useful features include full synopsis of the play, commentary alongside translation for easy reference and a comprehensive introduction to the Greek Theatre. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Title: Aeschylus Agamemnon. 3 Volumes. Reprinted with Corrections

Author Name: Aeschylus; Fraenkel, Eduard, Editor

Categories: Language - Ancient Greek, Literature,Poetry,Drama, Classics,

Publisher: United Kingdom, Oxford Univ Pr: 1974

ISBN Number: 0198141017

ISBN Number 13: 9780198141013

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 004668

Keywords: Greek Drama,