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By Aeschylus,David Grene,Richmond Lattimore,Mark Griffith,Glenn W. Most

ISBN-10: 0226311465

ISBN-13: 9780226311463

ISBN-10: 0226311473

ISBN-13: 9780226311470

Aeschylus II includes “The Oresteia,” translated via Richmond Lattimore, and fragments of “Proteus,” translated by way of Mark Griffith.

 

Sixty years in the past, the collage of Chicago Press undertook a momentous undertaking: a brand new translation of the Greek tragedies that will be the last word source for lecturers, scholars, and readers. They succeeded. less than the specialist administration of eminent classicists David Grene and Richmond Lattimore, these translations mixed accuracy, poetic immediacy, and readability of presentation to render the surviving masterpieces of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides in an English so vigorous and compelling that they continue to be the normal translations. this present day, Chicago is taking pains to make sure that our Greek tragedies stay the major English-language types through the twenty-first century.

 

In this hugely expected 3rd variation, Mark Griffith and Glenn W. such a lot have conscientiously up-to-date the translations to convey them even toward the traditional Greek whereas keeping the vibrancy for which our English types are recognized. This version additionally contains brand-new translations of Euripides’ Medea, The teenagers of Heracles, Andromache, and Iphigenia one of the Taurians, fragments of misplaced performs by way of Aeschylus, and the surviving component of Sophocles’s satyr-drama The Trackers. New introductions for every play provide crucial information regarding its first creation, plot, and reception in antiquity and past. moreover, each one quantity comprises an creation to the lifestyles and paintings of its tragedian, in addition to notes addressing textual uncertainties and a thesaurus of names and locations pointed out within the plays.

 

In addition to the hot content material, the volumes were reorganized either inside and among volumes to mirror the main up to date scholarship at the order within which the performs have been initially written. the result's a collection of good-looking paperbacks destined to introduce new generations of readers to those foundational works of Western drama, paintings, and life.

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