The Prometheus chained of Aeschylus
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Published by M. Iley in London .
Written in English


  • Prometheus (Greek mythology) -- Drama.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Title in Greek at head of title page.

Statementliterally translated into English prose from the text of Blomfield, with the original Greek, the metres, the order, and English accentuation, to which are subjoined numerous explanatory notes for the use of students by T.W.C. Edwards.
ContributionsEdwards, T. W. C.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, [2], [11]-77, [3]p. ;
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18900912M

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