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Book Information: Agamemnon

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Series: Oresteia / The Oresteian Trilogy
Part: 1

Summary (From the publisher):

In the aftermath of the fall of Troy, the reign of King Agamemnon is tainted by the bloodshed of a long war and the evil of a troubled heritage. His queen, Clytemnestra, and her lover, Aegisthus, take revenge on him, and cause his downfall.

Original title: o Αγαμεμνων [Agamamnon]
Original languages: Ancient Greek

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Genre: Drama and PlaysAncientGreekTragedy

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Oresteia (1850) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: Aeschylus
     Oresteia, an (2009) [Anthology]
      Authors: Euripides , Aeschylus , Sophocles

Edition #1: Agamemnon

Agamemnon (2003)
Edition Details (From the publisher):

With reconstructed stage directions. Translated from the Greek into English with introduction, notes and synopsis by Howard Rubenstein.

Language: English

Edition: English translation (Rubenstein, 2nd ed)
Translated by: Howard Rubenstein
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Agamemnon (2003)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: El Cajon, CA
Publisher: Granite Hills Press
ISBN: 1929468075
Pages: 203

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Edition #2: Agamemnon

Agamemnon (2003)
Edition Details (From the publisher):

Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama is a series of new translations which are faithful to the original Greek plays in content and tone, but which have the immediacy of modern English. The series aims to enable both Classics students and Drama students, and indeed anyone with an interest in the theatre, to approach Classical plays with confidence and understanding. Agamemnon is the seventh title in the series, and is aimed primarily at A-level and undergraduate students in the UK, and college students in North America. A full commentary is provided which runs alongside the translation. It includes useful notes and questions to encourage discussion on the themes and dramatic qualities of the text, and also more practical issues of staging and performance. Features of the book include notes on pronunciation of names and a plot synopsis. Background information to the story is also provided.

Language: English

Edition: Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama
Translated by: Philip de May
Introduction by: P. E. Easterling
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Agamemnon (2003)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521010756
Pages: 144

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Edition #3: Agamemnon: A New English Version in Syllabic Verse

Agamemnon: A New English Version in Syllabic Verse (2001)
Edition Details (From the publisher):

Through the use of syllabic verse, this new translation maintains an organic link with the original Greek text, while recreating the music of the poetry in contemporary English.

Language: English

Edition: English translation (Archese)
Translated by: Peter Vincent Archese
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Agamemnon: A New English Translation in Syllabic Verse (2001)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Middletown, NY
Publisher: Lintel
ISBN: 0931642345
Pages: 80

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Edition #4: Agamemnon: Being of the House of Atreus

Agamemnon: Being of the House of Atreus (1995)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edition: English translation (Landes)
Translated by: S. H. Landes
Edited by: William-Alan Landes
Introduction by: William-Alan Landes
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Agamemnon: Being of the House of Atreus (1995)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Studio City, CA
Publisher: Players Press
ISBN: 0887342884
Pages: 54

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Edition #5: Agamemnon

Agamemnon (1975)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edition: English translation (Fagles)
Translated by: Robert Fagles
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Edition #6: Agamemnon

Agamemnon (1947)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edition: English translation (Lattimore)
Translated by: Richmond Lattimore
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Edition #7: Agamemnon

Agamemnon (1920)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edition: English translation (Murray)
Translated by: Gilbert Murray
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Edition #8: Agamemnon

Agamemnon (1877)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edition: English translation (Browning)
Translated by: Robert Browning
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