The Complete Plays

Book - 2001
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Here are the full texts of the seven extant plays of the Greek playwright Sophocles (c. 496-406 B.C.E.), regarded by the Greeks of his time as a kind of "tragic Homer," and honored by the Athenians with sacrifices long after his death.

This collection includes the revised and updated translation by Paul Roche of the Oedipus cycle - Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, and Antigone - as well as all-new translations of Ajax, Electra, Philoctetes, and the The Women of Trachis .

Publisher: New York : New American Library, c2001.
ISBN: 9780451527844
Branch Call Number: 882/.01/Sopho 3588mb 1
Characteristics: 420 p.
Additional Contributors: Roche, Paul 1927-


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