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Orestes, and other plays.

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Euripides -- Translations into English,
  • Orestes (Greek mythology) -- Drama,
  • Mythology, Greek -- Drama

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementTranslated with an introduction by Philip Vellacott.
    SeriesThe Penguin classics
    ContributionsVellacott, Philip, tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA3975 .A2 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination439 p.
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5319232M
    ISBN 100140442596
    LC Control Number72169628
    OCLC/WorldCa524568


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