The Oresteia (Ancient Greek: Ὀρέστεια) is a trilogy of Greek tragedies written by
Aeschylus concerning the end of the curse on the House of Atreus and the ...
A basic level guide to some of the best known and loved works of prose, poetry
and drama from ancient Greece - The Oresteia by Aeschylus.
Editorial Reviews. Language Notes. Text: English, Greek (translation). From the
Back Cover ... 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,
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The main idea of The Oresteia is that injustice and such primitive instruments of
morality as the blood-feud must be eliminated if human society is ever to attain to
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is the first play in a trilogy of tragedies by Aeschylus entitled the Oresteia.
Sep 30, 2015 ... Oresteia, trilogy of tragic dramas by the ancient Greek dramatist Aeschylus, first
performed in 458 bce. It is his last work and the only complete ...
Of all the works of Aeschylus the strongest in dramatic force is the Oresteia, a
series consisting of the Agamemnon, the Choëphoræ (or Libation Bearers) and
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translation with extensive line by line notes of "The Oresteia"..
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
Agamemnon is the first play in a trilogy of tragedies by Aeschylus entitled the
Oresteia. (The second two parts are called Libation Bearers and Eumenides.) ...