Oedipus the King

Oedipus the King

By: Sophocles (author), David Grene (translator)Paperback

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Available for the first time as an independent work, David Grene's legendary translation of "Oedipus the King" renders Sophocles' Greek into cogent, vivid, and poetic English for a new generation to savor. Over the years, Grene and Lattimore's "Complete Greek Tragedies" have been the preferred choice of millions of readers - for personal libraries, individual study, and classroom use. This new, stand-alone edition of Sophocles' searing tale of jealousy, rage, and revenge will continue the tradition of the University of Chicago Press' classic series.

About Author

David Grene (1913-2002) taught classics for many years at the University of Chicago. He was a founding member of the Committee on Social Thought and coedited the University of Chicago Press's prestigious series The Complete Greek Tragedies.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780226768687
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 88
  • ID: 9780226768687
  • ISBN10: 0226768686

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