An Oresteia: Agamemnon by Aiskhylos; Elektra by Sophokles; Orestes by Euripides
Publish date: March 31st 2009
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Pages no: 272
Edition language: English
Ah, it kills me to do this: An Oresteia is not that great.What it wants to be is great. It wants to weave the three great Greek tragedians (Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides) into a collaboration about the House of Atreus that will allow its readers to get a feel for all three, as well as a coheren...