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Sophocles' ELECTRA Complete

Translated by R. Jebb.

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Persons

Orestes, son of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra
Electra, sister of Orestes
Chrysothemis, sister of Orestes
An Old Man, formerly the Paedagogus or Attendant of Orestes
Clytemnestra
Aegisthus
Chorus of Women of Mycenae
Mute Persons
Pylades, son of Strophius, King of Crisa, the friend of Orestes.
A handmaid of Clytemnestra. Two attendants of Orestes


Scene

At Mycenae, before the palace of the Pelopidae. It is morning and the new-risen sun is bright. The Paedagogus enters on the left of the spectators, accompanied by the two youths, Orestes and Pylades.

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