Read Online

Electra by Sophocles

  • 892 Want to read
  • ·
  • 84 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English


  • Electra (Greek mythology) -- Drama

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementSophocles ; a new translation and commentary by Eric Dugdale ; introduction to the Greek theatre by P.E. Easterling.
SeriesCambridge translations from Greek drama
ContributionsDugdale, Eric Kari., Easterling, P. E.
LC ClassificationsPA4414.E5 D84 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 120 p. :
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23165780M
ISBN 109780521678261
LC Control Number2009275693

Download Electra


Amazicha Black 8" Wave Windshield Windscreen Compatible for Harley Davidson Touring Street Glide/Electra Glide/Tri Glide FLHT FLHX FLHTK FLHTC FLHTCU. out of 5 Ajax, The Women of Trachis, Electra, Philoctetes, The Trackers (The Complete Greek Tragedies Book 2) by Sophocles, Mark Griffith, et al. out of 5 stars 8. Electra has the feel of an epic, remarkably, even though it is a fairly short book. It tells such an epic story, and populates it with characters of vivid personality and fallibility, shown through judiciously selected scenes of gripping drama/5. From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes Electra Study Guide has everything you need to ace quizzes, tests, and essays. Electra's grief is immediately replaced with joy, and she is in the middle of celebrating when the Old Man emerges from within the palace and hurries Orestes inside to kill Clytemnestra. Electra remains outside, watching for Aegisthus so that he might not return unobserved. She listens excitedly to the sounds of Orestes killing Clytemnestra.

Electra was the daughter of King Agamemnon and Queen Clytemnestra of Mycenae in Greek mythology. She was the sister of Iphigenia and Chrysothemis, as well as Orestes, with whom they planned the murder of their mother and her lover Aegisthus, seeking revenge for . Electra Summary. Electra opens in Mycenae, in Ancient Greece. Before we can delve into this story, we need a bit of back story. When Agamemnon, the resident King, returned from the Trojan War, his wife Clytemnestra and her lover Aegisthus murdered him and usurped the vanbuskirkphotos.com daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra, Electra, smuggled her brother Orestes out of town so that he could . Enter ELECTRA, from the house. She is meanly clad. ELECTRA chanting systema O thou pure sunlight, and thou air, earth's canopy, how often have ye heard the strains of my lament, the wild blows dealt against this bleeding breast, when dark night fails! The best-selling bike in the U.S., Electra's Townie ®, is the perfect run-around-town bike for riding to the farmer’s market, grabbing a coffee or just rolling around the vanbuskirkphotos.com an upright riding position that lets you see the world better and the ability to place your feet flat on the ground whenever you want, our Townie collection sets the standard in comfort and control.

12 donnybrook road - dublin 4 - tel: 01 open tuesday to friday am to pm, saturday am to 6pm. WINTER SALE NOW ON! gift vouchers available now! Gateway Classic Cars of Atlanta is proud to list this Buick Electra was the introduction year for the - now classic - Electra name and keeping with Buick tradition the Electra was bu More Info ›Body Style: Any Condition. Carmen Electra. 2,, likes · 36, talking about this. Become a fan and get exclusive videos, photos, and updates from Carmen herself!Followers: M. Elektra Records. 40, likes · 47 talking about this. Home of Vital Music since Followers: 41K.