Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. ix, 508 pp, preface, references and abbreviations, I.Introduction; II. Persai; III. Seven Against Thebes; IV. Hiketides; V. Promethius; VI. Agamemnon; VII. Choephoroi; VIII. Eumenides; Appendices: A. The Fragments; B. The Stage Resources of the Fifth Century Theatre; C. The Skene in Aeschylus; D. The Authenticity of Prometheus Bound; E. [Aristotle] Poetics Chapter 12; F. Aristotle Poetics; Bibliography, index. First Edition, 1977. "Through a study of theri theatrical technique this book brings out the skill and sophistication of the first tragic dramatists rather than their primitiveness. It explores the relation of the written text to the play in performance and of the stage action to the playwright's larger meaning." from the jacket flap. Price clipped. Owner's name on ffep. Lightly rubbed edges dj with slightly foxed top text block edge, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Size: Large 8vo. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: In this book, Taplin looks for clues to Aeschylus's stagecraft in the texts of the plays themselves, analyzing the exits and entrances that occur throughout his works.
About the Author: Oliver Taplin is at Magdalen College.
Title: Stagecraft of Aeschylus: The Dramatic Use of...
Publisher: Oxford at the Clarendon Press
Publication Date: 1977
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Oxford University Press. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 0198140061 Oxford, 1977. Blue cloth covered boards with gold spine titles; jacket is worn and rubbed; 8vo - over 7 3/4" to 9 3/4" tall; interior clean and unmarked; 508 pages. Seller Inventory # SKU1116298
Book Description Oxford University Press, 1978. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Binding slightly loose, crimped corner, otherwise text in clean, reading condition; no dust jacket (not ex-library) ; 518 pages. Seller Inventory # 178506
Book Description Oxford University Press. Condition: Used - Very Good. 1978. Cloth, dj., 508 pp. Dj. has some wear, especially at corners; price clipped. Cloth has some very slight shelf wear. Smudging on fore edge. Text is clean and tight. Fine. Seller Inventory # S38565
Book Description Condition: Antiquarian. Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1977. IX,508p. Cloth wrps. Nice copy. 'In short, this is a book which not only deepens our appreciation of Aeschylus' achievement as a dramatist but also throws new light on many an old problem throughout the whole of Greek tragedy.' (JEMES DIGGEL in The Classical Review (New Series), 1979, p.206). From the library of the late Prof. W. Geoffrey Arnott. Antiquarian. Seller Inventory # 26189
Book Description Oxford University Press, 1978. Condition: UsedAcceptable. book. Seller Inventory # M0198140061_4
Book Description Oxford University Press, 1978. Hardcover. Condition: Good. First Edition - may be Reissue. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0198140061
Book Description Oxford University Press, 1978. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0198140061