Agamemnon (Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama)

Agamemnon (Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama)

By: Aeschylus (author), P. E. Easterling (contributor), Philip de May (editor_and_translator), Judith Affleck (series_editor), John Harrison (series_editor)Paperback

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Description

Treating ancient plays as living drama. 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, including0 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. Agamemnon is aimed primarily at A-level and undergraduate students in the UK, and college students in North America.

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Contents

Preface; Background to the story; Genealogical table; Map of ancient Greece; List of characters; Agamemnon: translation and commentary; Synopsis of the play; Guide to pronunciation of names; Introduction to the Greek theatre; Time line; Index.

Product Details

  • publication date: 06/11/2003
  • ISBN13: 9780521010757
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 144
  • ID: 9780521010757
  • weight: 150
  • ISBN10: 0521010756
  • translations: Greek, ancient (to 1453)

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