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Published: 25 October 2012

568 Pages


ISBN: 9780199660506

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Seneca: Oedipus

Edited with Introduction, Translation, and Commentary

Edited by A. J. Boyle

  • The first critical edition in English of this exceptionally interesting and influential work
  • Detailed commentary explicates the play's Latinity, its dramatic structures and semiotics, its interplay with Roman literary and dramatic tradition, and its later reception
  • Verse translation, characterized by verbal, stylistic, and dramatic accuracy, is highly suitable for performance