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Sophocles: Oedipus Rex - Sophocles, and Dawe, R. D. (Editor)
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'Sophocles ... created a masterpiece that in the eyes of posterity has overshadowed every other achievement in the field of ancient drama ...' With these words Dr Dawe sets out the importance of Oedipus Rex. He investigates why it has for so long fascinated the human mind, devoting his introduction to an examination of the story and to the technique employed by Sophocles to unfold the plot. In this revised edition he also argues for the spurious nature of the play's ending. As with the first edition, the commentary deals ...

Sophocles: Oedipus Rex 2006, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521617352

2nd Revised edition

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Sophocles: Oedipus Rex 1982, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521287777

Greek, Modern (1453- )

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