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Watling, E. F.

Overview
Works: 60 works in 287 publications in 2 languages and 5,937 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical settings  Music  Live sound recordings  Classical music radio programs  Art music  Oratorios  Operas  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Author of introduction, tra, Creator
Classifications: PA4414.A2, 872.01
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by E. F Watling
Four tragedies and Octavia by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

25 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thyestes, Phaedra, Trojan women & Oedipus are included
Electra and other plays by Sophocles( Book )

39 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains four plays by Sophocles who was the first to give to ancient Greek drama a structure recognizably related to its modern descendant. In Electra he objectively presents part of the Orestean legend, while Women of Trachis is remarkable for the human verisimilitude imparted to a near-repulsive piece of mythology. Philoctetes portrays the struggles of right against might, and Ajax takes for its theme that of the great man fallen
The rope, and other plays by Titus Maccius Plautus( Book )

18 editions published between 1964 and 1995 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plays of Plautus are the earliest complete works of Latin literature we possess. Plautus adapted for the amusement of Roman audiences the Greek New Comedy of the fourth century. His wit is clever and satirical and his entertaining portrayal of slaves firmly set the style for the 'low' characters of Elizabethan comedy, of Molière, and many others
Oedipus rex by Igor Stravinsky( Recording )

5 editions published between 1957 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classical Greek drama of the tyrant king, translated by William Butler Yeats
The Stage door, ten sketches for revue( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quid pro quo, or, The shooting party : an operetta in one act by E. F Watling( Book )

3 editions published in 1938 in English and Latin and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rope, and other plays. Translated by E.F. Watling by Titus Maccius Plautus( Book )

2 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Theban Plays ... Translated by E.F. Watling by Sophocles( Book )

3 editions published between 1949 and 1967 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plautus Menaechmi : a companion to The brothers Menaechmus, from Plautus : The pot of gold and other plays, translated by E.F. Watling, published in the Penguin classics by Frances Muecke( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Sophocles] by Sophocles( Book )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antigone by Sophocles( )

23 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a modern interpretation of Sophocles' Antigone and includes explanatory notes on the text and mythological content
Penguin Classics Introduction to Electra and Other Plays by Sophocles (Penguin Classics) by E. F Watling( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penguin Classics Introduction to Electra and Other Plays by Sophocles by E. F Watling( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penguin Classics Introduction to The Theban Plays: King Oedipus: Oedipus at Colonus: Antigone by Sophocles by E. F Watling( )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Four tragedies and Octavia
Alternative Names
Watling, E. F.

Watling, E. F. -1990

Watling, Edward.

Watling, Edward -1990

Languages
English (129)

Latin (1)

Covers
Electra and other playsThe rope, and other playsPlautus Menaechmi : a companion to The brothers Menaechmus, from Plautus : The pot of gold and other plays, translated by E.F. Watling, published in the Penguin classics