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The Agamemnon - (1) Denniston J. D. and Page Denys: Aeschylus, Agamemnon. Pp. xxxix + 240. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1957. Cloth, 21s. net. (2) Fraenkel Eduard: Der Agamemnon des Aeschylus. Pp. 38. Zürich: Artemis-Verlag, 1957. Paper, 3.80 Sw. fr.

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page 24 note 1 The πειθώ—β⋯α antithesis is of primary importance in the interpretation of the trilogy and of Aeschylean thought in general.

page 24 note 2 Even there, the force of πρ⋯σωθεν may be distributed between στε⋯χoντα and μαθ⋯ντες.

page 25 note 1 The specific command of a god is a turn of the theological screw which Aeschylus reserves for the Choephori—and for a crime that needed it.

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