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The tragedies of Æschylus

Aeschylus

The tragedies of Æschylus

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementliterally translated with critical and illustrative notes and an introduction by Theodore Alois Buckley ; to which is added an appendix, containing the New Readings of Hermann"s posthumous edition, translated and considered by George Burges.
SeriesHarper"s new classical library
ContributionsBuckley, Theodore Alois, 1825-1856 tr., Hermann, Gottfried, 1772-1848 tr., Burges, George, 1786?-1864 tr.
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 394 p. ;
Number of Pages394
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16521440M


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