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Published: 29 November 2020

272 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199286249

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Sophocles: Antigone and other Tragedies

Antigone, Deianeira, Electra

Translated by Oliver Taplin

  • An important new verse translation of three of Greek tragedian Sophocles' plays: Antigone, Deianeira, and Electra
  • Includes a substantial introduction to Sophocles, his cultural context, and theatrical resources
  • The translation focuses on the perfomance and dramatic vigour of the plays, making it equally suitable for performance and reading
  • Antigone, Deianeira, and Electra each feature women as their unyielding hero