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Pursued by furies

a life of Malcolm Lowry

by Gordon Bowker

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography,
  • English Authors

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGordon Bowker
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 672 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages672
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24738558M
    ISBN 100312127480, 0312163568
    ISBN 109780312127480, 9780312163563
    OCLC/WorldCa37656562

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The Furies in Art. The Furies appear on Greek pottery decoration, typically with wings and either carrying snakes or with snakes in their hair. They are often seen pursuing Orestes and on other occasions in the company of either Hades or Hecate, the lunar goddess associated with Furies feature in the works of all three great Greek tragedians, Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides.

Orestes Pursued by the Furies is an event from Greek mythology that is a recurring theme in art depicting Orestes. Background. In the Iliad, the king of Argos, Agamemnon, sacrifices his daughter Iphigenia to the Gods to assure good sailing weather to Troy. by John Singer Sargent. Books: Exit Henry, pursued by the Furies Like all Gordon's work, this is deeply meditated, a rich book in which it is a pleasure to become absorbed - text, bibliography and notes.

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Apollo puts two of the Furies to sleep while he purifies the young man with pig's blood. The female figure on the left is the ghost of Clytemnestra, vainly attempting to awaken the Furies.

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As a comment: Hugh Crosthwaite in his book Ka (p. 39) says: Aeschylus, Eumenides ff: Orestes, who has killed his mother to avenge the murder by her of his father Agamemnon, is tried at Athens.

The Furies, instruments of justice, are the prosecutors. His defence has been that he was acting on the instructions of the god Apollo.The Oresteia (Ancient Greek: Ὀρέστεια) is a trilogy of Greek tragedies written by Aeschylus in the 5th century BC, concerning the murder of Agamemnon by Clytemnestra, the murder of Clytemnestra by Orestes, the trial of Orestes, the end of the curse on the House of Atreus and the pacification of the trilogy—consisting of Agamemnon (Ἀγαμέμνων), The Libation Characters: Watchman, Clytemnestra, Herald.