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Sophocles

Author: Sophocles.; David R Slavitt; Smith Palmer Bovie
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1998-<©1999>
Series: Penn Greek drama series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jealousy and suicide, love and passion, grief and intrigue, honor and deceit are the order of the day in four of Sophocles's great tragedies. The Penn Greek Drama Series presents original literary  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Tragedies (Drama)
Drama
Translations
Tragedies
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sophocles.
Sophocles.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1998-<c1999>
(OCoLC)604197218
Online version:
Sophocles.
Sophocles.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©1998-<c1999>
(OCoLC)607062403
Named Person: Sophocles; Sophocles.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sophocles.; David R Slavitt; Smith Palmer Bovie
ISBN: 0812234456 9780812234459 0812216539 9780812216530 0812234626 9780812234626 0812216660 9780812216660
OCLC Number: 38179799
Notes: Vol. 2 translations by Jascha Kessler, George Garrett, and Kelly Cherry.
Description: volumes <1-2> ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. Ajax / translated by Frederic Raphael and Kenneth McLeish ;Women of Trachis / trans. by Brendan Galvin ; Electra / trans. by Henry Taylor ; Philoctetes / trans. by Armand Schwerner --
2. King Oedipus / trans.by Jascha Kessler ;Oedipus at Colonus / trans. by George Garrett ; Antigone / trans. by Kelly Cherry.
Series Title: Penn Greek drama series.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: edited by David R. Slavitt and Palmer Bovie.

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