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The Theban plays : Oedipus the king, Oedipus at Colonus, Antigone

Author: Sophocles.; Ruth Fainlight; Robert J Littman
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009.
Series: Johns Hopkins new translations from antiquity.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This elegant and uncommonly readable translation will make these seminal Greek tragedies accessible to a new generation of readers.

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Genre/Form: Greek drama (Tragedy)
Drama
Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Sophocles; Oedipus, (Greek mythological figure); Antigone, (Mythological character); Antigone, (Mythological character); Oedipus, (Greek mythological figure); Sophocles.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sophocles.; Ruth Fainlight; Robert J Littman
ISBN: 9780801891335 9780801891342 0801891337 0801891345
OCLC Number: 228676783
Description: lix, 219 pages : map ; 23 cm.
Contents: Oedipus the king --
Oedipus at Colonus --
Antigone.
Series Title: Johns Hopkins new translations from antiquity.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Sophocles ; translated, with notes and an introduction by Ruth Fainlight and Robert J. Littman.
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These graceful translations are quite appealing. -- Brad Levett * Mouseion: Journal of Classical Association of Canada *

 
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