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Oedipus the King
By Robert Bagg (editor) and Sophocles
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Univ of Massachusetts Pr
Publication date July 1, 1982
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780870233623
ISBN-10 0870233629
Dimensions 0.25 by 7.25 by 10 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $16.95
Other format details university press
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Sophocles' tragic drama about the downfall of Oedipus after the prophesy that he will murder his father and marry his mother comes true.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Washington Square Press Enriched Classics make great literature even more accessible to a new generation of readers, with expanded and updated reader's supplements and essential historical information. Oedipus the King is the 2,000-year-old masterpiece that raises basic questions about human behavior that are still vigorously debated by students and scholars. Photos and illustrations. (Poetry/Plays)

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Hardcover
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With Nicholas Rudall | from Ivan R Dee (September 1, 2000)
9781566633079 | details & prices | 62 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $15.95
About: The tragedy of Oedipus, who unknowingly slays his father and marries his mother, is one of the mythical cornerstones of Western civilization.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780195054934 Book cover for 9780671888046 Book cover for 9780870233623 Book cover for 9780895987419 Book cover for 9781492372578 Book cover for 9781517325152 Book cover for 9781566633086
 
from Createspace Independent Pub (September 12, 2015)
9781517325152 | details & prices | 68 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.16 in. | List price $7.00
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About: Oedipus the King tells the story of Oedipus, a man who becomes the king of Thebes, whilst in the process unwittingly fulfilling a prophecy that he would kill his father Laius and marry his mother Jocasta.
from Createspace Independent Pub (November 18, 2013)
9781492372578 | details & prices | 92 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 0.21 in. | 0.34 lbs | List price $6.59
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About: Sophocles's Oedipus The King.
With Robert Bagg (other contributor) | from Perennial (August 7, 2012)
9780062132086 | details & prices | 139 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $8.99
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With Nicholas Rudall | from Ivan R Dee (September 1, 2000)
9781566633086 | details & prices | 62 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.25 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $9.95
About: The tragedy of Oedipus, who unknowingly slays his father and marries his mother, is one of the mythical cornerstones of Western civilization.
from Pocket Classics (April 1, 1995)
9789990018950 | details & prices | 126 pages | List price $0.02
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With Bernard Knox | from Pocket Classics (September 1, 1994)
9780671888046 | details & prices | 126 pages | 4.00 × 6.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $5.50
About: Sophocles' tragic drama about the downfall of Oedipus after the prophesy that he will murder his father and marry his mother comes true
With Stephen Berg, Diskin Clay | from Oxford Univ Pr (March 31, 1988)
9780195054934 | details & prices | 114 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $9.95
About: Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can properly recreate the celebrated and timeless tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides, the Greek Tragedy in New Translations series offers new translations that go beyond the literal meaning of the Greek in order to evoke the sense of poetry evident in the originals.
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With Robert Bagg (other contributor) | from Univ of Massachusetts Pr (July 1, 1982)
9780870233623 | details & prices | 7.25 × 10.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $16.95
About: Sophocles' tragic drama about the downfall of Oedipus after the prophesy that he will murder his father and marry his mother comes true.
from Perfection Learning (September 1, 1980)
9780895987419 | details & prices | 98 pages | 5.00 × 7.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.20 lbs | List price $3.45
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About: Sophocles' tragic drama about the downfall of Oedipus after the prophesy that he will murder his father and marry his mother comes true.
CD/Spoken Word
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With Spencer Garrett (other contributor), Nicholas Rudall (other contributor), Harry J. Lennix (other contributor), Francis Guinan (other contributor) | Mp3 una edition from Brilliance Audio (May 10, 2016)
9781522609926 | details & prices | 5.25 × 6.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.15 lbs | List price $14.99
About: Written by Sophocles, Oedipus is one of the first and greatest of all Greek tragedies.
Reinforced
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from Demco Media (July 1, 2005)
9780606347860 | details & prices | 4.25 × 6.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $14.00
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from Demco Media (September 1, 1994)
9780606066303 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $13.99
This edition also contains Oedipus the King
About: Sophocles' tragic drama about the downfall of Oedipus after the prophesy that he will murder his father and marry his mother comes true
Prebinding
Book cover for 9781417688661
 
from Turtleback Books (July 1, 2005)
9781417688661 | details & prices | 4.00 × 7.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $15.95
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