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Title of one of Aeschylus' tragedies?

Aeschylus entered many competitions in his lifetime, and it is estimated that he wrote some 70 to 90 plays. Only seven tragedies have survived intact: The Persians , Seven a (MORE)

Is Aeschylus the author of 'Oedipus Rex'?

No , Aeschylus did not write a play called " Oedipus Rex ." Specifically, Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.) was an ancient Greek playwright and the play's author. Aeschyl (MORE)

Why is Aeschylus famous?

Aeschylus is famous for his plays Agamemnon, the Libation Bearers and the Eumenides. These are tragedy plays that depict about the different choices men have to make and the o (MORE)

What has the author Aeschylus written?

Aeschylus. has written: 'Aischylou Epta epi Thebas =' -- subject(s): Drama, Greek Mythology, Criticism and interpretation, Greek drama (Tragedy) 'Aeschylus' Choephoroi' (MORE)

Who were Hesiod Homer Aeschylus and Sophocles?

Hesiod - a farmer and philosopher author late 8th Century BCE. Homer - a bard who reduced the bardic stories to writing late 8th Century BCE. Aeschylus - a poet who wrote play (MORE)