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Oresteia (Paperback)

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By Aeschylus, Peter Meineck (Translator), Helene P. Foley (Introduction by)
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Meineck's translation is faithful and supple; the language employed is modern without betraying the grandeur and complexity--particularly the images--of the Aeschylean text. After reading this translation, one has but one further wish: to see it and hear it at Delphi, Epidaurus or Syracuse. --Herman Van Looy, L'Antiquite Classique

About the Author


Peter Meineck is Clinical Associate Professor of Classics, New York University, and Artistic Director of the Aquila Theatre Company.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780872203907
ISBN-10: 0872203905
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company
Publication Date: September 15th, 1998
Pages: 224
Language: English
Series: Hackett Classics