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Product Description: This volume complements D.J. Conacher's two earlier studies of Aeschylus, Aeschylus' `Prometheus Bound' (1980) and Aeschylus' `Oresteia' (1987), and completes his literary commentary on the extant plays of Aeschylus. In this volume Conacher provides a detailed running commentary on the three earlier plays (The Persians, The Seven against Thebes, and The Suppliants), as well as an analysis of their themes, structure and dramatic techniques and devices...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780802007964 | Univ of Toronto Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $62.00 | About this edition: This volume complements D.

Paperback:

9780802071552 | Univ of Toronto Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: This book provides a detailed running commentary on Aeschylus's three earlier plays, The Persians, The Seven against Thebes and the Suppliants as well as an analysis of their themes, structure, and dramatic tecniques and devices.

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Product Description: This volume includes major theoretical writings on drama from the Greeks, through the Renaissance up to the late seventeenth century, compiled and edited for students of drama and theater. There are substantial extracts from twenty-eight writers including Plato, Aristotle, Horace, Scaliger, Castelvetro, Guarini, Sidney, Jonson, Corneille, Racine, Dryden and Congreve...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521326940 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 31, 1991, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: This volume includes major theoretical writings on drama from the Greeks, through the Renaissance up to the late seventeenth century, compiled and edited for students of drama and theater.

The theme of Euripides' Alcestis blends the primitive folk-tale of the self-sacrificing bride, Alcestis, and of Heracles' heroic struggles with the ogre Death, with a morality tale of "virtue rewarded", in this case twice rewarded.

Hardcover:

9780856682346 | Aris & Phillips, December 1, 1988, cover price $59.95

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9780856682353 | Aris & Phillips, May 1, 1988, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: The theme of Euripides' Alcestis blends the primitive folk-tale of the self-sacrificing bride, Alcestis, and of Heracles' heroic struggles with the ogre Death, with a morality tale of "virtue rewarded", in this case twice rewarded.

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Book by Conacher, D. J.

Hardcover:

9780802023919, titled "Aeschylus' Prometheus Bound: A Literary Commentary" | Univ of Toronto Pr, July 1, 1981, cover price $30.00

Paperback:

9780802064165, titled "Aeschylus "Prometheus Bound": A Literary Commentary" | Univ of Toronto Pr, March 1, 1981, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Book by Conacher, D.

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