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Oedipus the king

Author: Sophocles.; Don Taylor; Angie Varakis
Publisher: London : Methuen Drama, 2008.
Series: Methuen drama student editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Drama : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Since it was first performed in Athens in the 420s BC, Oedipus the King has been widely regarded as Sophocles' greatest tragedy and one of the foundation stones of Western drama. Don Taylor's translation, accurate yet poetic, was made for a BBC TV production of the Theban plays in 1986, which he also directed.
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Genre/Form: Greek drama (Tragedy)
Drama
Named Person: Oedipus, (Greek mythological figure)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sophocles.; Don Taylor; Angie Varakis
ISBN: 9780713686760 0713686766
OCLC Number: 176826546
Notes: This translation originally published in: The Theban plays. Eyre Methuen, 1986.
Description: lxii, 64 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Methuen drama student editions.
Other Titles: Oedipus Rex.
Responsibility: Sophocles ; translated by Don Taylor ; with commentary and notes by Angie Varakis.

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A Student Edition of Sophocles' greatest tragedy in Don Taylor's acclaimed translation. With full commentary, notes and questions for further study this is the perfect edition for every student of  Read more...

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