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The story of Antigone

Author: Ali Smith; Laura Paoletti; Sophocles.
Publisher: London : Pushkin Children's Books, 2013.
Series: Save the story.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A crow relates the tale of Sophocles' tragedy about a young Theban pricess who decides to bury her dishonored brother, Polynices, against King Creon's orders and suffers dire consequences.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Antigone, (Mythological character); Antigone, (Mythological character)
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ali Smith; Laura Paoletti; Sophocles.
ISBN: 9781782690160 1782690166
OCLC Number: 856199572
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.
Notes: "Special thanks to Sophocles"--Page 4 of cover.
Originally published: Roma : Gruppo editoriale L'Espresso, ©2011 under the title, La storia di Antigone.
Description: 100 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Save the story.
Other Titles: Storia di Antigone.
Antigone
Responsibility: Ali Smith ; illustrated by Laura Paoletti.
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Ali Smith's retelling of Sophocles' tragedy, about a young Theban princess who decides to bury her dishonoured brother Polynices, against King Creon's express orders-with heart-breaking consequences.  Read more...

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