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Oedipus at Colonus

Author: Sophocles.; Eamon Grennan; Rachel Kitzinger
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Series: Greek tragedy in new translations.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The latest title to join the acclaimed "Greek Tragedy in New Translations" series, "Sophocles' "Oedipus at Colonus"" tells the story of the last day in the life of Oedipus. It was written at the end of the fifth century BCE in Athens, in the final years of the "Golden Age" of Athenian culture, and in the last year of Sophocles' own life. At the center of the play is the mysterious transformation of Oedipus from an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Drama
Tragedies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sophocles.
Oedipus at Colonus.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2005
(DLC) 2004046500
(OCoLC)54685515
Named Person: Oedipus, (Greek mythological figure); Oedipus, (Greek mythological figure)
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sophocles.; Eamon Grennan; Rachel Kitzinger
ISBN: 1423784804 9781423784807 9780198030867 019803086X
OCLC Number: 70224027
Language Note: Translated from the Ancient Greek.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 122 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Contents; Introduction; Conventions of the Ancient Greek Theater; Translator's Note; Characters; Oedipus at Colonus; Notes on the Text; Glossary; Further Reading.
Series Title: Greek tragedy in new translations.
Other Titles: Oedipus at Colonus.
Responsibility: Sophocles ; translated by Eamon Grennan and Rachel Kitzinger.
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The latest title to join the acclaimed Greek Tragedy in New Translations series, Sophocles' Oedipus at Colonus tells the story of the last day in the life of Oedipus.  Read more...

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