The Oresteia (Ancient Greek: Ὀρέστεια) is a trilogy of Greek tragedies written by
Aeschylus concerning the murder of Agamemnon by Clytaemnestra, the murder ...
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.
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
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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
The Oresteia. The collective name given to the three Greek tragedies (trilogy) by
Aeschylus on the story of Agamemnon, Clytemnestra, and Orestes, produced at ...
Feb 14, 2010 ... The Oresteia is a trilogy by Aeschylus, one of the foremost playwrights of ancient
Greece. It encompasses three plays: Agamemnon, The ...
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
Order The Oresteia: Agamemnon, the Libation-Bearers & the Furies at BN.com ...
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 ...