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The Resource Aeschylus : Prometheus bound, I.A. Ruffell

Aeschylus : Prometheus bound, I.A. Ruffell

Label
Aeschylus : Prometheus bound
Title
Aeschylus
Title remainder
Prometheus bound
Statement of responsibility
I.A. Ruffell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Prometheus Bound is a play beloved of revolutionaries, romantics and rebels, with a fierce optimism tempered by an acute awareness of the compromises, dangers and obsessions of political action. This companion sets the play in its historical context, explores its challenge to authority, and traces its reception from the sixteenth to the twentieth century. Many scholars have disputed its Aeschylean authorship, but it has proved the most influential of tragedies outside academia. Marx's favourite tragedy, Prometheus Bound is also a foundational text for the genre of science fiction through its i
Member of
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Ruffell, Ian,
Dewey number
882.01
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Companions to Greek and Roman tragedy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Aeschylus
Label
Aeschylus : Prometheus bound, I.A. Ruffell
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 154-168) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface; 1. Themes, Contexts and Receptions; 2. Gods and Other Monsters; 3. Technology and Civilisation; 4. Making a Spectacle; 5. The Radical Tradition; Abbreviations and Guide to Further Reading; Notes; Bibliography; Chronology; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Z
Control code
ocn820011188
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (176 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472502490
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820011188
Label
Aeschylus : Prometheus bound, I.A. Ruffell
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 154-168) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Preface; 1. Themes, Contexts and Receptions; 2. Gods and Other Monsters; 3. Technology and Civilisation; 4. Making a Spectacle; 5. The Radical Tradition; Abbreviations and Guide to Further Reading; Notes; Bibliography; Chronology; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Z
Control code
ocn820011188
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (176 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472502490
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820011188

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