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The Choephoroe of Aeschylus

by Aeschylus

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Published by J.W. Parker and Son in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith notes, critical and explanatory, by John Conington ...
ContributionsConington, John, 1825-1869.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 180 p.
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13999761M

Additional Physical Format: Print version: Aeschylus. Choephoroe of Aeschylus. London, J.W. Parker and Son, (OCoLC) Named Person: John Conington; John. Title:: The Oresteia: Agamemnon, Choephoroe, Eumenides (Everyman's Library) Author:: Aeschylus Categories: Greek & Latin Classics, Publisher: Everyman's Library.

NOTES ON AESCHYLUS' "AGAMEMNON", "CHOEPHOROE" AND "EUMENIDES" (CLIFFS NOTES) REISSUE EDITION BY MILCH, ROBERT J. PUBLISHED BY JOHN WILEY & SONS ().Seller Rating: % positive. Aeschylus' “Choephori” - The Libation Bearers - BCE. Translated by G. Theodoridis.

The most famous series of ancient Greek plays, and the only surviving trilogy, is the Oresteia of Aeschylus, consisting of Agamemnon, Choephoroe, and Eumenides. These three plays recount the murder of Agamemnon by his queen Clytemnestra on his return from Troy with the captive Trojan princess Cassandra; the murder in turn of Clytemnestra by their son Orestes; and Orestes' .   Agamemnon's sacrifice of his daughter Iphigeneia to win a fair wind to Troy is avenged by his wife Clytemnestra in the first play of Aeschylus's trilogy, 'Agamemnon'. Agamemnon's son Orestes kills Clytemnestra in his turn in the second play, 'Choephoroe'.Reviews: 4.


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"The Choephoroe" ("The Libation Bearers") is the second play in the Orestia trilogy of Aeschylus. It takes place a few years after the events covered in "Agamemnon," which tells of how Agamemnon returned victoriously from the Trojan War only to be slain by his wife Clytemnestra, who never forgave her husband for having their daughter Iphigenia sacrificed so the Achean fleet could sail 5/5(3).

"The Choephoroe" ("The Libation Bearers") is the second play in the Orestia trilogy of Aeschylus. It takes place a few years after the events covered in "Agamemnon," which tells of how Agamemnon returned victoriously from the Trojan War only to be slain by his wife Clytemnestra, who never forgave her husband for having their daughter Iphigenia sacrificed so the Achean fleet could sail for Troy ten years 5/5(3).

The Choephoroe of Aeschylus, with Notes by J. Conington Paperback – J by Aeschylus (Author)Author: Aeschylus. The Choëphoroe, or Libation-Bearers, is the second play in the only trilogy preserved to us from the Athenian stage: Agamemnon, Choëphoroe, Eumenides. The first gives the murder of Agamemnon by his wife Clytemnestra and her lover Aigisthos; the second the vengeance of Orestes, helped by his sister Electra; the third deals with the ultimate solution of the problem of Sin and.

Excerpt from The Choëphoroe (Libation-Bearers) Of Aeschylus: Translated Into English Rhyming Verse Thus, though to the Greek student this is perhaps, of all extant tragedies, the most obscure in detail of language, to the English The Choephoroe of Aeschylus book it is not hard to : Aeschylus Aeschylus.

Ancient Greece Produced in BC, Aeschylus' Choephori is the second play in the Oresteian trilogy. The bloodshed begun in the first play with the murder of Agamemnon by his wife Clytemnestra is here continued when Agamemnon's son Orestes avenges his father's death by killing Clytemnestra.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Aeschylus. Choephoroe of Aeschylus. London, J.W. Parker and Son, (OCoLC) Named Person: John Conington; John. Choephoroe of Aeschylus. This book is a member of the special collection Special Collection: The Works of Gilbert Murray () Book Details.

Aeschylus wrote more than seventy plays, of which seven have survived: The Suppliants, The Persians, Seven Against Thebes, Prometheus Bound, Agamemnon, The Choephori, and The Eumenides.

(All are translated for Penguin Classics.) He visited Syracuse more than once at the invitation of Hieron I and he died at Gela in Sicily in BC.5/5(7).

Buy Choephoroe First Edition by Aeschylus, Garvie, A. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 5. The Choëphoroe (Libation Bearers) of Aeschylus.

Translated into English Rhyming Verse (Book). Aeschylus wrote more than seventy plays, of which seven have survived: The Suppliants, The Persians, Seven Against Thebes, Prometheus Bound, Agamemnon, The Choephori, and The Eumenides. (All are translated for Penguin Classics.) He visited Syracuse more than once at the invitation of Hieron I and he died at Gela in Sicily in : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Everyman's Library (20 January ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x cm Boxed-product Weight: g Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 4 customer ratings Amazon Bestsellers Rank: Reviews: 4. The Oresteia (Ancient Greek: Ὀρέστεια) is a trilogy of Greek tragedies written by Aeschylus in the 5th century BC, concerning the murder of Agamemnon by Clytemnestra, the murder of Clytemnestra by Orestes, the trial of Orestes, the end of the curse on the House of Genre: tragedy.

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See all books authored by Aeschylus, including The Oresteia: Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, The Eumenides, and Greek Tragedies, Volume 1, and more on   Aischylou Choēphoroi =: The Choephoroe of Aeschylus.John Murray in Ancient Greek - New ed.

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