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Author Sophocles.

Title The Three Theban Plays : Antigone ; Oedipus the king ; Oedipus / Sophocles ; Translated by Robert Fagles ; Introductions and Notes by Bernard Knox
Published Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ; New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1984
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Description 430 pages : genealogical table ; 18 cm
Series Penguin classics
Penguin classics.
Contents Antigone -- Oedipus the King -- Oedipus at Colonus
Summary Aristotle called "Oedipus The King," the second-written of the three Theban plays written by Sophocles, the masterpiece of the whole of Greek theater. Today, nearly 2,500 years after Sophocles wrote, scholars and audiences still consider it one of the most powerful dramatic works ever made. Freud sure did. The three plays--"Antigone," "Oedipus the King," and "Oedipus at Colonus"--Are not strictly a trilogy, but all are based on the Theban myths that were old even in Sophocles' time. This particular edition was rendered by Robert Fagles, perhaps the best translator of the Greek classics into English
Analysis Drama in Greek to ca 500 English texts
Drama in Greek, to ca 500 - English texts
Notes Originally published: New York : Viking ; London : Allen Lane, 1982
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-424)
Notes Translated from the Classical Greek
Subject Sophocles -- Translations into English.
Sophocles -- Translations, English
Sophocles -- Translations into English.
Antigone (Mythological character) -- Drama.
Oedipus (Greek mythological figure) -- Drama
Sophocles. Antigone.
Sophocles. Oedipus Rex.
Sophocles. Oedipus at Colonus.
Canon (Literature)
English drama.
Drama -- Translations into English.
Seven against Thebes (Greek mythology) -- Drama.
Thebes (Greece) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Drama.
Drama.
Translations.
Tragedies (Drama)
Tragedies (Drama)
Greek drama (Tragedy)
Author Fagles, Robert.
Knox, Bernard, 1914-2010.
LC no. 83013053
ISBN 0140444254
9780140444254
Other Titles Works. Selections. English. 1984
Antigone
Oepidus the King
Oepidus at Colonus
Antigone
Oedipus at Colonus
Oedipus the King