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The Oedipus cycle.

Sophocles

The Oedipus cycle.

by Sophocles

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Published by Harcourt, Brace in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sophocles -- Translations into English,
  • Oedipus (Greek mythology) -- Drama,
  • Antigone (Greek mythology) -- Drama

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAn English version [by] Dudley Fitts and Robert Fitzgerald.
    SeriesHarvest books
    ContributionsFitts, Dudley, 1903- tr., Fitzgerald, Robert, 1910- tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA4414
    The Physical Object
    Pagination249 p.
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL220805M
    LC Control Numbera 62000877

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Antigone, the last play, was actually written first; and Oedipus at Colonus was written over thirty years, at the very end of Sophocles’ life. Though arguably the worst of the three, Antigone is the most thematically interesting.4/5.

The Oedipus story certainly achieves catharsis, both as a cycle and individually, which is impressive considered they were not written as a trilogy, and were composed over a roughly forty-year period towards the end of Sophocles’s extraordinarily The Oedipus cycle.

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OEDIPUS THE KING Translation by F. Storr, BA Formerly Scholar of Trinity College, Cambridge From the Loeb Library Edition Originally published by Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA and William Heinemann Ltd, London First published in ARGUMENT DRAMATIS PERSONAE Scene: Thebes.

Before the Palace of Size: KB. Oedipus the King unfolds as a murder mystery, a political thriller, and a psychological whodunit. Throughout this mythic story of patricide and incest, Sophocles emphasizes the irony of a man determined to track down, expose, and punish an assassin, who turns out to be himself.

As the play opens, the citizens of Thebes beg their king, Oedipus. The Oedipus Plays are plays by Sophocles that were first performed in BC.

Read a Plot Overview of the entire play or a scene by scene Summary and Analysis. See a complete list of the characters in The Oedipus Plays and in-depth analyses of Oedipus.

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The Oedipus Cycle: An English Version Sophocles, Dudley Fitts, Robert Fitzgerald Snippet view - /5(2). OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 19 cm. Contents: Oedipus rex.- Oedipus at Colonis.- Antigone. Series Title: Harvest book, HB Other Titles. Oedipus the King, also called Oedipus Tyrannos or Oedipus Rex, written around BC, has long been regarded not only as his finest play but also as the purest and most powerful expression of Greek tragic drama.

Oedipus, a stranger to Thebes, became king. The second Theban play written by Sophocles, "Oedipus Rex," or "Oedipus the King," is the drama which chronologically begins the Oedipus cycle. After Laius, King of Thebes, learns from an oracle that he is doomed to perish by the hand of his own son, he binds the feet of his newborn child and orders his wife Jocasta to kill the infant.

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Oedipus becomes king of Thebes before the action of Oedipus the King begins. He is renowned for his intelligence and his ability to solve riddles—he saved the city of Thebes and was made its king by solving the riddle of the Sphinx, the supernatural being that had held the city captive.Get this from a library!

The Oedipus cycle. [Sophocles.; Dudley Fitts; Robert Fitzgerald] -- The myth of Oedipus, which reverberates to our own day, provided Sophocles with material for three great tragediesOedipus Rex, Oedipus at Colonus.

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