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Antigone

Author: Jean Anouilh; Lewis Galantière
Publisher: New York : S. French, [1947] ©1947
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This play was first performed in German-occupied France and its theme is resistance to oppression. It is based on the Greek tragedy of Antigone, who tried to bury her brother's corpse against the diktat of her uncle, Creon. Creon is a dictator, but defend's his position on practical ground's. In spite of her love for Creon's son, she chooses her part: to bury her brother and die."--Publisher's website.
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Genre/Form: Plays
Drama
Named Person: Antigone, (Mythological character); Antigone, (Mythological character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Anouilh; Lewis Galantière
OCLC Number: 270870
Description: 74 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Other Titles: Antigone.
Responsibility: adapted by Lewis Galantiere from the play by Jean Anouilh.

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"This play was first performed in German-occupied France and its theme is resistance to oppression. It is based on the Greek tragedy of Antigone, who tried to bury her brother's corpse against the diktat of her uncle, Creon. Creon is a dictator, but defend's his position on practical ground's. In spite of her love for Creon's son, she chooses her part: to bury her brother and die."--Publisher's website.

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