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Detailed notes accompany modern translations of the stories of Oedipus, a king who is unable to escape his tragic fate and ends his days in exile (view table of contents)

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9780195010596, titled "Three Theban Plays: Antigone, Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus" | Oxford Univ Pr, December 31, 1956, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Three Theban Plays, by Sophocles, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras.

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9780808577126 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Detailed notes accompany modern translations of the stories of Oedipus, a king who is unable to escape his tragic fate and ends his days in exile

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The three classic works are presented with analyses of the factual presentation and dramatic treatment of the Oedipus legend in each play (view table of contents)
By David Greene (trans) and Sophocles

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9780226307862 | Univ of Chicago Pr, May 15, 1969, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: The three classic works are presented with analyses of the factual presentation and dramatic treatment of the Oedipus legend in each play

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Product Description: Translated and edited by Peter D. Arnott, this classic and highly popular edition contains two essential plays in the development of Greek tragedy-Oedipus the King and Antigone-for performance and study. The editor's introduction contains a brief biography of the playwright and a description of Greek theater...read more

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9780882950945 | Blackwell Pub, June 1, 1960, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Translated and edited by Peter D.

Product Description: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process...read more

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9780312043759 | Palgrave Macmillan, October 1, 1969, cover price $4.95 | also contains Airy Curtains in the European Ether: Broadcasting and the Cold War | About this edition: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.

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Product Description: Sophocles or Sofokles (c496BC-c406BC) was the second of the three ancient Greek tragedians whose work has survived to the present day. His first plays were written later than those of Aeschylus, and earlier than those of Euripides...read more

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9780872205864 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, March 1, 2003, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This volume offers the fruits of Peter Meineck and Paul Woodruff's dynamic collaboration on the plays of Sophocles' Theban cycle, presenting the translators' Oedipus Tyrannus (2000) along with Woodruff's Antigone (2001) and a muscular new Oedipus at Colonus by Meineck.

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9781409917892, titled "The Theban Plays" | Dodo Pr, May 31, 2009, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Sophocles or Sofokles (c496BC-c406BC) was the second of the three ancient Greek tragedians whose work has survived to the present day.
9780872205857 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, March 1, 2003, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: This volume offers the fruits of Peter Meineck and Paul Woodruff's dynamic collaboration on the plays of Sophocles' Theban cycle, presenting the translators' Oedipus Tyrannus (2000) along with Woodruff's Antigone (2001) and a muscular new Oedipus at Colonus by Meineck.
9780140440034, titled "The Theban Plays" | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, January 1, 1970), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Will be shipped from US.

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Product Description: First published in Peter Meineck and Paul Woodruff's Sophocles: Four Tragedies, this riveting translation by Peter Meineck of Sophocles' Philoctetes features a new Introduction by Paul Woodruff.

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9781624661235 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, March 15, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: First published in Peter Meineck and Paul Woodruff's Sophocles: Four Tragedies, this riveting translation by Peter Meineck of Sophocles' Philoctetes features a new Introduction by Paul Woodruff.
9783598718151 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, July 1, 1998, cover price $56.00
9780856684593 | Aris & Phillips, November 1, 1990, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: (Aris and Phillips 1990)

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9781935238928 | Richer Resources Pubns, August 31, 2007, cover price $8.95
9781419141379 | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9780195136579 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 18, 2003, cover price $14.99
9781870259934 | Oberon Books Ltd, November 1, 2000, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Sophocles' age-old existential questions are asked again, and are found to be as relevant as ever.
9780887348136 | Players Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $7.50 | About this edition: Sophocles' Philoctetes is one of the most widely read Greek tragedies today but is a complex and challenging play to interpret.
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Product Description: The theme of Sophocles' Philoctetes is of lasting significance. It revolves round Neoptolemus' struggles with his conscience, and Philoctetes' strength in adversity and refusal to accept any compromise. Sophocles explores the relationship between the two central characters with powerful subtlety...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521098908 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1970, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: The theme of Sophocles' Philoctetes is of lasting significance.

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Product Description: This translation is for the contemporary reader. Specifically commissioned for stage production, it rings easily on the modern ear and yet remains faithful to Sophocles' original, avoiding the archaisms of other translations. The text is accompanied by a wealth of carefully chosen background materials and essays...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Luci Berkowitz (editor), Theodore F. Brunner (editor) and Sophocles

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9780393098747, titled "Oedipus Tyrannus; A New Translation. Passages from Ancient Authors, Religion and Psychology: Some Studies. Criticism" | 70 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 1970), cover price $19.90 | About this edition: This translation is for the contemporary reader.

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Product Description: This translation is for the contemporary reader. Specifically commissioned for stage production, it rings easily on the modern ear and yet remains faithful to Sophocles' original, avoiding the archaisms of other translations. The text is accompanied by a wealth of carefully chosen background materials and essays...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Luci Berkowitz (editor), Theodore F. Brunner (editor) and Sophocles

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9780393043075 | 70th edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, July 31, 1970), cover price $12.80 | About this edition: This translation is for the contemporary reader.

Product Description: Among the Greek tragedies, none is better known than the story of Oedipus, the king of Thebes, who sets out to uncover the sin for which his people are being punished, only to discover that it is he who has unwittingly committed unspeakable acts...read more

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9780671441500 | Pocket Books, June 1, 1972, cover price $2.25 | About this edition: Among the Greek tragedies, none is better known than the story of Oedipus, the king of Thebes, who sets out to uncover the sin for which his people are being punished, only to discover that it is he who has unwittingly committed unspeakable acts.

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Brief historical and literary essays introduce the tragedies and comedies of the three masters of Greek drama
By David Grene (editor) and Sophocles

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9780394603131 | Random House Inc, June 1, 1975, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: Brief historical and literary essays introduce the tragedies and comedies of the three masters of Greek drama

Product Description: An innovative teaching tool for beginning students and text for comparatists lacking facility in Greek, this inter­linear translation of seven related pas­sages provides an introduction to the art of Sophocles. In addition, a long introductory essay on the dimensions of the play analyzes Antigone’s androgy­nous nature...read more

Hardcover:

9780809308262 | Southern Illinois Univ Pr, August 1, 1977, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: An innovative teaching tool for beginning students and text for comparatists lacking facility in Greek, this inter­linear translation of seven related pas­sages provides an introduction to the art of Sophocles.

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Product Description: Mutability; uncertainty; a universe of precipitous change: these themes are at the heart of Sophocles' tragic vision. But nowhere are they elaborated with more urgency than in Women of Trachis. There are no subtle shifts of Fortune's favors in this tragedy, only stunning and total reversals, a relentless spinning of her fickle wheel...read more

Hardcover:

9780195020502 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 23, 1978, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Mutability; uncertainty; a universe of precipitous change: these themes are at the heart of Sophocles' tragic vision.

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9780195070095 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, March 1, 1991), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Mutability; uncertainty; a universe of precipitous change: these themes are at the heart of Sophocles' tragic vision.

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With attention to the intensity of spoken language, a poet and a classicist combine talents to create a new translation of Sophocles' tragic drama about the downfall of Oedipus after he murders his father and marries his mother
By Stephen Berg (trans), Diskin Clay (trans) and Sophocles

Hardcover:

9780195023251 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 23, 1978, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: With attention to the intensity of spoken language, a poet and a classicist combine talents to create a new translation of Sophocles' tragic drama about the downfall of Oedipus after he murders his father and marries his mother

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Offers three classical Greek tragedies by the famous dramatist

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9780521220101 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1979, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Offers three classical Greek tragedies by the famous dramatist

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Product Description: The first part of the JACT Greek course is Reading Greek, first published in 1979. It consists of two volumes, one of text and one of grammar, vocabulary and exercises and gives the student a thorough introduction to Attic Greek as well as to Herodotus and Homer...read more

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9780521224628 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 1979, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: The first part of the JACT Greek course is Reading Greek, first published in 1979.

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Hardcover:

9788424908928 | Italian edition edition (Gredos Editorial S.A., June 1, 1983), cover price $50.95

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Discusses the characters, plots, themes, imagery, and style of three plays by Sophocles and provides advice on preparing for tests and term papers on the plays

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9780812034301 | Barrons Educational Series Inc, October 1, 1984, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: A guide to reading the Oedipus trilogy with a critical and appreciative mind.

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When Hercules returns home with a beautiful young princess, Daysair, his jealous wife, gives him a cloak treated with what she believes is a powerful love potion in hopes of winning him back

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9780811209489 | W W Norton & Co Inc, June 1, 1985, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: When Hercules returns home with a beautiful young princess, Daysair, his jealous wife, gives him a cloak treated with what she believes is a powerful love potion in hopes of winning him back

Product Description: Acceptable because of the missing dust cover. Otherwise in great condition. Smoke free pet free home.
By Sophocles and F. Storr (trans)

Hardcover:

9780674990234 | Harvard Univ Pr, October 1, 1985, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Acceptable because of the missing dust cover.

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Product Description: Includes the plays Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus and Antigone, collectively known as the Theban plays. Starting with Oedipus the King and ending with the ultimate sacrifice of Antigone, his daughter the plays follow the trials of a family cursed by the edict of an oracle that "you will kill your father and marry with your mother"...read more
By Sophocles and Don Taylor (trans)

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9780413424600 | Bloomsbury Methuen Drama, December 1, 1986, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Includes the plays Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus and Antigone, collectively known as the Theban plays.

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Retells the story of Antigone, the Greek princess who braved the wrath of a king and sacrificed her own life in order to honor her slain brother.

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9780892366378 | Slp edition (J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, October 11, 2001), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Retells the story of Antigone, the Greek princess who braved the wrath of a king and sacrificed her own life in order to honor her slain brother.

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9780941051255 | Focus Pub R Pullins & Co, September 1, 1998, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: This is an English translation of Sophocles’ tragedy of Antigone and her fate when she decides to bury her dead brother Polyneices.
9780929524337 | Bryn Mawr Commentaries, June 1, 1988, cover price $13.25 | About this edition: In this new edition of Sophocles' tragedy Antigone, Mark Griffith combines sophisticated literary and cultural interpretation with close attention to language, meter, and issues of performance, and thus makes the play more fully available to readers of Greek than ever before.

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