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  • [Pi-Sigma]by

    De Gruyter 2005; US$ 224.00

    With more than 50,000 glosses, the dictionary of Hesychios of Alexandria (approx. 500 AD), the most comprehensive dictionary of antiquity, giving posterity access to the massive collections of Hellenistic and Imperial lexicographers, is at the same time an extraordinarily important source for modern Greek lexicography and comparative linguistics. The... more...

  • Scholia in orationes 19-60 continensby

    De Gruyter 1986; US$ 112.00

    Scholia in Orationes 19-60 Continens more...

  • Envyby Adams Media

    F+W Media 2011; US$ 13.69

    A dictionary that includes more than 500 entries, highlighting the Seven Deadly Sins. more...

  • Vergil's Empireby Eve Adler

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2004; US$ 38.99

    In Vergil's Empire, Eve Adler offers an exciting new interpretation of the political thought of Vergil's Aeneid. Adler argues that in this epic poem, Vergil presents the theoretical foundations of a new political order, one that resolves the conflict between scientific enlightenment and ancestral religion that permeated the ancient world. more...

  • Prometheus Boundby Aeschylus

    Start Publishing LLC 2013; US$ 0.99

    Aeschylus based his epic drama on the legendary tale of Prometheus, the Titan who stole fire from the gods for the benefit of humanity. Prometheus's terrible punishment remains a universal symbol of human vulnerability in any struggle with the gods, and this ancient play continues to entrance audiences with its timeless appeal. more...

  • The Persiansby Aeschylus

    Start Publishing LLC 2013; US$ 0.99

    The Persians is an Athenian tragedy by the ancient Greek playwright Aeschylus. First produced in 472 BC, it is the oldest surviving play in the history of theatre. It dramatises the Persian response to news of their military defeat at the Battle of Salamis (480 BC), which was a decisive episode in the Greco?Persian Wars; as such, the play is... more...

  • The Suppliant Maidensby Aeschylus

    Start Publishing LLC 2013; US$ 0.99

    In the play, the Danaids, the fifty daughters of Danaus, founder of Argos, flee a forced marriage to their cousins in Egypt. They turn to King Pelasgus of Argos for protection, but Pelasgus refuses until the people of Argos weigh in on the decision, a distinctly democratic move on the part of the king. The people decide that the Danaids deserve... more...

  • The Complete Aeschylusby Aeschylus

    Start Publishing LLC 2013; US$ 1.99

    Aeschylus' Oresteia, the only ancient tragic trilogy to survive, is one of the great foundational texts of Western culture. It begins with Agamemnon, which describes Agamemnon's return from the Trojan War and his murder at the hands of his wife Clytemnestra, continues with her murder by their son Orestes in Libation Bearers, and concludes with Orestes'... more...

  • The Furiesby Aeschylus

    Start Publishing LLC 2013; US$ 0.99

    This classic trilogy by the great tragedian deals with the bloody history of the House of Atreus. Grand in style, rich in diction and dramatic dialogue, the plays embody Aeschylus' concerns with the destiny and fate of both individuals and the state, all played out under the watchful eye of the gods. more...

  • The House of Atreusby Aeschylus

    Start Publishing LLC 2013; US$ 1.99

    Aeschylus was a Greek playwright considered to be the founder of the tragedy. Aeschylus along with Sophocles and Euripides are the three major Greek tragedians whose plays have survived. Before Aeschylus, characters in a play only interacted with the chorus. Aeschylus expanded the number of actors allowing for interaction among the characters. Seven... more...