Orestes And Other Plays

Author: Euripides,
Editor: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0199552436
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This is the fourth volume of Euripides plays in new translation. The four plays it contains, Ion, Orestes, The Phoenician Women and The Suppliant Women, explore ethical and political themes, contrasting the claims of patriotism with family loyalty, pragmatism with justice, the idea that 'might is right' with the ideal of clemency.
Orestes
Language: en
Pages: 41
Authors: Euripides
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-25 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Produced more frequently on the ancient stage than any other tragedy, Orestes retells with striking innovations the story of the young man who kills his mother to avenge her murder of his father. Though eventually exonerated, Orestes becomes a fugitive from the Furies (avenging spirits) of his mother's blood. On
Orestes and Other Plays
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Euripides,
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-26 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

This is the fourth volume of Euripides plays in new translation. The four plays it contains, Ion, Orestes, The Phoenician Women and The Suppliant Women, explore ethical and political themes, contrasting the claims of patriotism with family loyalty, pragmatism with justice, the idea that 'might is right' with the ideal
Orestes and Other Plays
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Euripides
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher:

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Orestes and other plays
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Categories: Drama
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Orestes, and Other Plays, by Euripides
Language: en
Pages: 439
Authors: Euripides
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1972 - Publisher:

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