Aeschylus, Agamemnon 511-512

Malcolm Davies

Abstract


In Aesch. Agam. 512, an emendation by M. L. West is supported by a new consideration involving the idiom in which a deity is requested to be sated with former infliction of harm and adopt a more benign attitude.


Keywords


Aeschylus; Agamemnon; emendation; prayer; sated; asyndeton; colloquial

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14601/prometheus-25780



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