The Oedipus Cycle: An English Version

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 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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prologue Oedipus Suppliants Priest Creon
3
parados Chorus
10
CONTENTS
12
Chorus
25
Chorus
45
ode in Chorus
58
Chorus
65
OEDIPUS AT COLONUS
82
INDEX OF NAMES
253
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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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