Aeschylus (c. 525-456 BC)

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List of Works
[Agamemnon] [The Choephori] [The Eumenides] [The Furies] [The Libation Bearers] [The Oresteia] [The Persians] [Prometheus Bound] [Seven Against Thebes] [The Suppliant Maidens]


Agamemnon (458 BC) [GBF,GBWW,GI,htr,HC]
  • HTML (single page, 149 KB) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by E.D.A. Morshead)
  • HTML at Perseus/Tufts (Translated by Herbert Weir Smyth)
  • Greek HTML at Perseus/Tufts
  • German HTML (3 pages) at Projekt Gutenberg - DE (Translated by J.G. Droysen)
  • Finnish Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translated by Kaarlo Forsman)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition of Agamemnon, Libation Bearers, and Eumenides, plus fragments; translated by Alan H. Sommerstein (Harvard Univ Pr, 2009, 544 pg).
  • Paperback edition of The Oresteia, translated by Ted Hughes (Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2000, 208 pg).
  • Paperback edition of The Oresteia, translated by Robert Fagles (Penguin, 1984, 335 pg).

    Available at other booksellers:
  • Paperback edition of The Oresteia at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston.
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The Choephori (or, The Libation Bearers) (450 BC) [GBWW,GI,htr,HC]
  • HTML (single page, 99 KB) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by E.D.A. Morshead)
  • HTML at Perseus/Tufts (Translated by Herbert Weir Smyth)
  • Greek HTML at Perseus/Tufts
  • German HTML (2 pages) at Projekt Gutenberg - DE (Translated by J.G. Droysen)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition of Agamemnon, Libation Bearers, and Eumenides, plus fragments; translated by Alan H. Sommerstein (Harvard Univ Pr, 2009, 544 pg).
  • Paperback edition of The Oresteia, translated by Ted Hughes (Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2000, 208 pg).
  • Paperback edition of The Oresteia, translated by Robert Fagles (Penguin, 1984, 335 pg).

    Available at other booksellers:
  • Paperback edition of The Oresteia at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston.
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The Eumenides (or, The Furies) (458 BC) [GBWW,GI,htr,HC]
  • HTML (single page, 95 KB) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by E.D.A. Morshead)
  • HTML at Perseus/Tufts (Translated by Herbert Weir Smyth)
  • Greek HTML at Perseus/Tufts
  • German HTML (2 pages) at Projekt Gutenberg - DE (Translated by J.G. Droysen)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Greek/English Hardcover edition of Agamemnon, Libation Bearers, and Eumenides, plus fragments; translated by Alan H. Sommerstein (Harvard Univ Pr, 2009, 544 pg).
  • Paperback edition of The Oresteia, translated by Ted Hughes (Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2000, 208 pg).
  • Paperback edition of The Oresteia, translated by Robert Fagles (Penguin, 1984, 335 pg).

    Available at other booksellers:
  • Paperback edition of The Oresteia at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston.
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The Oresteia (458-450 BC) [GBWW,GI,htr,HC]
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The Persians (472 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (single page, 87 KB) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Robert Potter)
  • HTML at Perseus/Tufts (Translated by Herbert Weir Smyth)
  • Greek HTML at Perseus/Tufts
  • German HTML (2 pages) at Projekt Gutenberg - DE (Translated by J.G. Droysen)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Greek/English Hardcover edition of Suppliant Maidens, Persians, Prometheus Bound, and Seven Against Thebes, translated by Alan H. Sommerstein (Harvard Univ Pr, 2009, 624 pg).
  • Paperback edition of Prometheus Bound and Other Plays : Prometheus Bound, The Suppliants, Seven Against Thebes, The Persians, translated by Philip Vellacott (Penguin Classics, 1961, 160 pg).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Janet Lembke and C.J. Herington (Oxford Univ Pr, 1991).

    Available at other booksellers:
  • Paperback edition at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston.
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Prometheus Bound (c. 430 BC) [GBWW,GI,htr,HC]
  • HTML (single page, 100 KB) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by G.M. Cookson)
  • HTML at Perseus/Tufts (Translated by Herbert Weir Smyth)
  • Greek HTML at Perseus/Tufts
  • German HTML (2 pages) at Projekt Gutenberg - DE (Translated by J.G. Droysen)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Greek/English Hardcover edition of Suppliant Maidens, Persians, Prometheus Bound, and Seven Against Thebes, translated by Alan H. Sommerstein (Harvard Univ Pr, 2009, 624 pg).
  • Paperback edition of Prometheus Bound and Other Plays : Prometheus Bound, The Suppliants, Seven Against Thebes, The Persians, translated by Philip Vellacott (Penguin Classics, 1961, 160 pg).
  • Paperback edition, translated by James Scully and C.J. Herington (Oxford Univ Pr, 1989, 117 pg).

    Available at other booksellers:
  • Paperback edition at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston.
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Seven Against Thebes (467 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (single page, 90 KB) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by E.D.A. Morshead)
  • HTML at Perseus/Tufts (Translated by Herbert Weir Smyth)
  • Greek HTML at Perseus/Tufts
  • German HTML (2 pages) at Projekt Gutenberg - DE (Translated by J.G. Droysen)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Greek/English Hardcover edition of Suppliant Maidens, Persians, Prometheus Bound, and Seven Against Thebes, translated by Alan H. Sommerstein (Harvard Univ Pr, 2009, 624 pg).
  • Paperback edition of Prometheus Bound and Other Plays : Prometheus Bound, The Suppliants, Seven Against Thebes, The Persians, translated by Philip Vellacott (Penguin Classics, 1961, 160 pg).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Robert Emmet Meagher (Bolchazy Carducci, 1996, 44 pg).
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The Suppliant Maidens (c. 463 BC) [GBWW,htr]
Also called The Suppliants, or Suppliant Women.
  • HTML (single page, 94 KB) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by E.D.A. Morshead)
  • HTML at Perseus/Tufts (Translated by Herbert Weir Smyth)
  • Flipbook Reader (52 pages, indexed) at Richer Resources Publications (translated by Ian Johnston)
  • Greek HTML at Perseus/Tufts
  • German HTML (2 pages) at Projekt Gutenberg - DE (Translated by J.G. Droysen)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Greek/English Hardcover edition of Suppliant Maidens, Persians, Prometheus Bound, and Seven Against Thebes, translated by Alan H. Sommerstein (Harvard Univ Pr, 2009, 624 pg).
  • Paperback edition of Prometheus Bound and Other Plays : Prometheus Bound, The Suppliants, Seven Against Thebes, The Persians, translated by Philip Vellacott (Penguin Classics, 1961, 160 pg).
  • Paperback edition (Oxford Univ Press, 1995, 96 pg).

    Available at other booksellers:
  • Paperback edition at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston.
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