One of Sophocles' more accomplished dramas, the Electra has always generated a good deal of scholarly debate. This 2007 edition, the first full-scale commentary on any play of Sophocles since the nineteenth century, explores afresh long-standing controversies such as the moral status of the killing of Clytemnestra, while also investigating many subjects which have traditionally attracted less attention, such as the place of rhetoric within the drama, the use of typical scenes, and allusions to epinician poetry. It provides ...

Sophocles: Electra 2011, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521292580

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Sophocles: Electra 2007, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521868099

Greek, Ancient (to 1453)

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Sophocles: Electra 1973, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521084611

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