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Theban Plays
Theban Plays
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  • ISBN-13: 9780140440034
  • ISBN: 0140440038
  • Publication Date: 1950
  • Publisher: Penguin USA

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Sophocles, Watling, E. F., Watling, E. F.

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The legends surrounding the royal house of Thebes inspired Sophocles (496-46 BC) to create a powerful trilogy about mankind's struggle against fate. King Oedipus tells of a man who brings pestilence to Thebes for crimes he does not realise he has committed and then inflicts a brutal punishment upon himself. With profound insights into the human condition, it is a devastating portrayal of a ruler brought down by his own oath. Oedipus at Colonus provides a fitting conclusion to the life of the aged and blinded king, while, Antigone depicts the fall of the next generation, through the conflict between a young woman ruled by her conscience and a king too confident in his own ability. E. F. Watling's masterful translation is accompanied by an introduction, which examines the central themes of the plays, the role of the Chorus, and the traditions and staging of Greek tragedy.Sophocles is the author of 'Theban Plays', published 1950 under ISBN 9780140440034 and ISBN 0140440038.

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