Four Plays of Aeschylus (1908) Morshead

For works with similar titles, see Four Plays of Aeschylus.

The edition given here is the 1908 "Golden Treasury Series" printing, which includes an Introduction by Morshead that was not included in the 1st edition. The half-title page gives the shorter title Four Plays of Aeschylus, although the title page itself gives the title as The Suppliant Maidens, The Persians, The Seven against Thebes, The Prometheus Bound of Aeschylus.

Morshead's translation of The Suppliant Maidens was first published in the UK in 1883 by Kegan Paul, Trench & Co.


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FOUR PLAYS OF AESCHYLUS

THE SUPPLIANT MAIDENS
THE PERSIANS
THE SEVEN AGAINST THEBES
THE PROMETHEUS BOUND

OF AESCHYLUS

TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH VERSE BY

E. D. A. MORSHEAD, M.A.

LATE FELLOW OF NEW COLLEGE, OXFORD
FORMERLY ASSISTANT MASTER OF WINCHESTER COLLEGE

MACMILLAN AND CO., LIMITED
ST. MARTIN'S STREET, LONDON
1908

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Hera and Prometheus
From a red figure vase № 78 in the British Museum

Emery Walker Ph. So

UNIFORM WITH THIS VOLUME

THE HOUSE OF ATREUS: being the Agamemnon, Libation Bearers, and Furies of Æschylus. Translated into English verse by E. D. A. Morshead, M.A. 2s. 6d. net.

⁂ The two volumes constitute a complete translation
of Æschylus.

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Original:

This work was published before January 1, 1926, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.

 
Translation:

This work was published before January 1, 1926, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.