The Oedipus Cycle: An English Version

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Harcourt, Brace & Company, 2002 - Drama - 257 pages
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English versions of Sophocles' three great tragedies based on the myth of Oedipus, translated for a modern audience by two gifted poets. Index.

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Review: The Oedipus Cycle: Oedipus Rex / Oedipus at Colonus / Antigone (The Theban Plays #13)

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Very tragic. Very emotional. Greek plays are some of the best literature there is and Sophocles was one of the best in the business. Read full review

Review: The Oedipus Cycle: Oedipus Rex / Oedipus at Colonus / Antigone (The Theban Plays #13)

User Review  - Taylor - Goodreads

Very tragic. Very emotional. Greek plays are some of the best literature there is and Sophocles was one of the best in the business. Read full review

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Dudley Fitts (1903-1968), a renowned poet, critic and translator, authored and translated over 20 books. One of the preeminent twentieth century scholars of Greek literature, his English translations of the ancient Greek classics are much praised for their accessibility and their appeal to contemporary readers.

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