Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 March 2013

256 Pages

ISBN: 9781908343697

Bookseller Code (06)

Euripides: Electra

M. J. Cropp

Liverpool University Press

Aris and Phillips Classical Texts

King Agamemnon is long dead and his murderers rule at Argos. His son Orestes returns from exile to kill them his own mother Clytemnestra and her seducer Aegisthus. Thus he will release his sister Electra from oppression and reclaim his home and kingdom.