525–456 b.c, Greek poet and dramatist.
I can introduce you to a young man who has written some very powerful and apt music for the aeschylean choruses.
Ripeness is All Jesse Roarke
In all literature there is no more terrible image: Shakespeare’s horror of bloodshed has more than aeschylean intensity.
The Man Shakespeare Frank Harris
There is little in this play but long choral odes; yet one or two aeschylean features are evident.
Authors of Greece T. W. Lumb
The libretto, based upon the aeschylean tragedy, is the work of Benkstern and has considerable literary merit.
The Russian Opera Rosa Newmarch
And still the aeschylean “curse” goes on, from life to life, from Government to Government.
A Writer’s Recollections (In Two Volumes), Volume I Mrs. Humphry Ward
?525–?456 bc, Greek dramatist, regarded as the father of Greek tragedy. Seven of his plays are extant, including Seven Against Thebes, The Persians, Prometheus Bound, and the trilogy of the Oresteia
Greek Aiskhylos, Athenian soldier, poet, and playwright, Father of Tragedy (525-456 B.C.E.).
An ancient Greek poet, often considered the founder of tragedy. He was the first of the three great Greek authors of tragedies, preceding Sophocles and Euripides.
525–456 b.c, Greek poet and dramatist. Contemporary Examples Aeschylus wrote some 90 plays and Sophocles about 120; seven from each of them have survived. The Book That Changed the World Jimmy So October 6, 2011 Historical Examples And nineteen of his plays have survived to our own day as against seven each of Aeschylus and […]
pertaining to . medical; medicinal. a physician; doctor. Historical Examples Even in the Christian era, there is evidence of the association of distinguished physicians with Aesculapian temples. The Evolution of Modern Medicine William Osler The Aesculapian temples may have furnished a rare field for empirical enquiry. The Evolution of Modern Medicine William Osler The Aesculapian […]
the ancient Roman god of medicine and healing. Historical Examples We commonly say that Aesculapius has prescribed riding for one patient, walking for another, a cold bath for a third. The Worlds Greatest Books, Volume XIII. Various She was punished with death indeed; but her son was Aesculapius. The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume […]
. a white, crystalline, slightly water-soluble glucoside, C 15 H 16 O 9 , obtained from the bark of the common horse chestnut and used chiefly in skin preparations as a protective against sunburn.