Oedipus Tyrannus: Tragic Heroism and the Limits of Knowledge

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Oedipus Tyrannus: Tragic Heroism and the Limits of Knowledge, 2/e , is an accessible yet in-depth literary study of Sophocles' Oedipus Tyrannus ( Oedipus Rex )--the most famous Greek tragedy and one of the greatest masterpieces of world literature. This unique volume combines a close, scene-by-scene literary analysis of the text with an account of the play's historical, intellectual, social, and mythical background and also discusses the play's place in the development of the myth and its use of the theatrical conventions ...

Oedipus Tyrannus: Tragic Heroism and the Limits of Knowledge 2000, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195133219

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Oedipus Tyrannus: Tragic Heroism and the Limits of Knowledge 1993, Twayne Publishers, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780805779790

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