Sophocles: Oedipus Tyrannus (Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama)

Sophocles: Oedipus Tyrannus (Cambridge Translations from Greek Drama)

by Sophocles (Author), JudithAffleck (Translator), IanMcAuslan (Translator)


Treating ancient plays as living drama. Classical Greek drama is brought vividly to life in this series of new translations. Students are encouraged to engage with the text through detailed commentaries, including suggestions for discussion and analysis. In addition, numerous practical questions stimulate ideas on staging and encourage students to explore the play's dramatic qualities. Oedipus Tyrannus is suitable for students of both Classical Civilisation and Drama. Useful features include full synopsis of the play, commentary alongside translation for easy reference and a comprehensive introduction to the Greek Theatre. Oedipus Tyrannus is aimed primarily at A-level and undergraduate students in the UK, and college students in North America.



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Format: Paperback
Pages: 128
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Published: 11 Dec 2003

ISBN 10: 0521010721
ISBN 13: 9780521010726
Children’s book age: 12+ Years