Sophocles

Sophocles (c. 497/6 – winter 406/5 BC) is one of three ancient Greek tragedians whose plays have survived. His first plays were written later than those of Aeschylus, and earlier than or contemporary with those of Euripides.
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Four Tragedies: Electra, Philoctetes, Ajax, The Women of Trachis: Ajax, Women of Trachis, Electra, Philoctetes by Sophocles
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Meineck and Woodruff's new annotated translations of Sophocles' Ajax , Women of Trachis , Electra , and Philoctetes combine the same standards of accuracy, concision, clarity, and powerful speech that have so often made their Theban Plays a source of epiphany in the classroom and of understanding in the theatre. Woodruff's Introduction offers a brisk and stimulating discussion of central themes in Sophoclean drama, the life of the playwright, staging issues, and each of the four featured plays.  read more
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Electra by Sophocles
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Ajax by Sophocles
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The Oedipus Trilogy - Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, Antigone by Sophocles Sophocles
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The Oedipus Trilogy - Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, Antigone  read more
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Antigone by Sophocles
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The Complete Plays of Sophocles : A New Translation by Sophocles
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Three Theban Plays (Wordsworth Classics of World Literature) by Sophocles
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Features three plays which are not about fate and irony, but are about character, choice and consequence. In "Antigone", a woman defies human law. "Oedipus the Tyrant" is the story of a ruler destroyed by the qualities which made him ruler in the first place. In "Oedipus at Colonus", the aged king achieves a personal reconciliation, but at a cost.  read more
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Oedipus Rex (Dover Thrift Editions) by Sophocles
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Oedipus (Drama Text) by Sophocles
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God is on fire - his fever is plague. The people of Thebes look to Oedipus to lift a terrible curse from them and their city. He consults the oracle and learns that he must root out the late king's murderer. But his relentless interrogation of one man after another leads inexorably, and in the space of a single day, to his own savage conclusion.  read more
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The Theban Plays (Classics) by Sophocles
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1949. 166 pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning.  read more
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The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles by Sophocles
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1961. 224 pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning.  read more
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The Theban Plays (Penguin classics) by Sophocles
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1952. 168 pages. Good condition paperback; as expected for age. Cards, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning.  read more
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