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Product Description: The great plague of Athens that began in 430 BCE had an enormous effect on the imagination of its literary artists and on the social imagination of the city as a whole. In this book, Professor Mitchell-Boyask studies the impact of the plague on Athenian tragedy early in the 420s and argues for a significant relationship between drama and the development of the cult of the healing god Asclepius in the next decade, during a period of war and increasing civic strife...read more

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9780521296373 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, June 30, 2011), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: The great plague of Athens that began in 430 BCE had an enormous effect on the imagination of its literary artists and on the social imagination of the city as a whole.

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Product Description: This book contains translations of three plays:Ajax, Hecuba, and Trojan Women. They are all centered around the mythological theme of the Greek warrior, Odysseus, hero of the Trojan War. All three plays are complete, with notes and introductions, plus an introduction to the volume with background to the story which was one of the most popular themes and one of the most written about Greek hero in Greek literature...read more

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9781585103966 | Focus Pub R Pullins & Co, August 15, 2010, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: This book contains translations of three plays:Ajax, Hecuba, and Trojan Women.

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Product Description: The "Eumenides", the concluding drama in Aeschylus' sole surviving trilogy, the "Oresteia", is not only one of the most admired Greek tragedies, but also one of the most controversial and contested, both to specialist scholars and public intellectuals...read more

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9780715636428 | Bristol Classical Pr, December 15, 2009, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The "Eumenides", the concluding drama in Aeschylus' sole surviving trilogy, the "Oresteia", is not only one of the most admired Greek tragedies, but also one of the most controversial and contested, both to specialist scholars and public intellectuals.

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9780872208230 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, September 7, 2007, cover price $35.00

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