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The Oresteia
By Aeschylus and Robert Fagles (trans)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Penguin Classics
Publication date February 1, 1984
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780140443332
ISBN-10 0140443339
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 8 in.
Weight 0.50 lbs.
Original list price $15.00
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
A trilogy of plays dramatizes the murder of Agamemnon by his wife, Clytaemnestra, the revenge of her son, Orestes, and his judgement by the court of Athena
Editions
Hardcover
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With Peter Burian, Alan Shapiro | from Oxford Univ Pr (May 29, 2003)
9780195154870 | details & prices | 285 pages | 5.75 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $30.00
With Ted Hughes | from Farrar Straus & Giroux (August 1, 1999)
9780374227210 | details & prices | 197 pages | 5.75 × 10.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $24.00
About: A poetic new interpretation of the ancient dramatic trilogy about the house of Atreus describes how King Agamemnon is murdered by his wife Clytemnestra and the efforts of their son, Orestes, to kill his mother and avenge the crime, bringing upon himself the wrath of the Furies and the judgment of Athens.
With Peter Meineck (other contributor) | from Hackett Pub Co Inc (September 1, 1998); titled "Oresteia"
9780872203914 | details & prices | 166 pages | 5.75 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $39.00
Paperback
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With McDonald (other contributor) | New edition from Nick Hern Books (April 1, 2008); titled "Oresteia"
9781854591739 | details & prices | 160 pages | 5.00 × 7.75 × 0.25 in. | 0.15 lbs | List price $10.95
from Longman Pub Group (December 22, 2006)
9780321364616 | details & prices | 4.87 × 7.92 × 0.59 in. | List price $8.67
With Christopher Collard | from Oxford Univ Pr (August 28, 2003); titled "Oresteia"
9780192832818 | details & prices | 320 pages | 5.00 × 7.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $11.95
With Ted Hughes (other contributor) | from Farrar Straus & Giroux (September 4, 2000)
9780374527051 | details & prices | 5.50 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $14.00
With Helene P. Foley, Peter Meineck (other contributor) | from Hackett Pub Co Inc (September 1, 1998); titled "Oresteia"
9780872203907 | details & prices | 288 pages | 5.50 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $13.00
With Nick Snels, Michael Ewans (other contributor) | from Everymans Library (March 1, 1995)
9780460875486 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $7.50
This edition also contains Shikaku Mixed Grids - Hard - 159 Logic Puzzles
With Hugh Lloyd-Jones (other contributor) | Reprint edition from Univ of California Pr (December 1, 1993)
9780520083288 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $26.95
About: The most famous series of ancient Greek plays, and the only surviving trilogy, is the Oresteia of Aeschylus, consisting of Agamemnon, Choephoroe, and Eumenides.
The price comparison is for this edition
With Robert Fagles (other contributor) | Reprint edition from Penguin Classics (February 1, 1984)
9780140443332 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $15.00
About: A trilogy of plays dramatizes the murder of Agamemnon by his wife, Clytaemnestra, the revenge of her son, Orestes, and his judgement by the court of Athena
from Bantam Classic & Loveswept (January 1, 1982)
9780553210705 | details & prices | List price $2.75
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780786159345 Book cover for 9780786170609
 
With Hollywood Theater of the Ear (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Blackstone Audio Inc (April 1, 2007)
9780786159345 | details & prices | 5.25 × 5.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.28 lbs | List price $17.95
With Yuri Rasovsky (other contributor) | Mp3 edition from Blackstone Audio Inc (April 1, 2007)
9780786170609 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $19.95
Cassette/Spoken Word
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With Yuri Rasovsky (other contributor) | from Blackstone Audio Inc (April 1, 2007)
9780786149124 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $17.95

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