The Oresteia (Agamemnon; The Libation-Bearers; The Furies)
Aeschylus , Michael Ayrton(illus.)
Place Published: Norwalk, CT
Publisher: The Easton Press
Date Published: 1989
Edition: Collector's Edition
Binding: Leather bound
Condition: Near fine
Book Id: 48100
177pp. Quarto [27.5 cm] Bound in full black leather. Elaborate gilt ornamentation on the spine and boards. All edges of the text block are gilt. Moire endsheets. Silk ribbon bookmark attached at the head of the spine. Beautiful craftsmanship typical to the Easton Press.
Translated from the Greek by E. D. A. Morshead. With an Introduction by Rex Warner. Illustrated by Michael Ayrton. The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written.