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Œdipe mimétique
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,120. Language: French. Published: October 25, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
J’ai tout de suite été séduit par les pénétrantes analyses de Mark Anspach. L’Œdipe qu’il nous livre ici n’est pas celui du fameux complexe mais celui que le complexe dissimule. C’est un Œdipe pour notre temps, un Œdipe pris comme nous dans les symétries aveuglantes du désir mimétique.
Passed Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Talk about an identity crisis! Ed thought he had a good handle on who he was - but a family death, adoption, phone calls from the past, and time travel can really mess with your sense of self. Sometimes it's better to leave the past alone… Passed Life is a science fiction short story, and is also available in the collection "Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
The Eternal Return: Oedipus, The Tempest, Forbidden Planet
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Series: Tales of the Mythic World, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 33,850. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
The Eternal Return is Volume II of the Tales of the Mythic World series. This narrative discusses the relationship between Sophocles' Oedipus at Colonus (429 BC), Shakespeare's The Tempest (1611), and the Adler/Hume movie Forbidden Planet (1956). It also delves into the relationships between the authors' lives and their work.
The Oedipus Trilogy In Plain and Simple English
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 34. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,850. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Sophocles was the Aaron Spelling of ancient Greek world--his plays had all the makings of a modern soap! But archaic translations of his ancient work make it almost impossible to see any of the Melrose Place-like plots! BookCaps can help readers who have struggled in the past with Sophocles classic plays with this modern retelling.
Oedipus At Colonus In Plain and Simple English
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 36. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,380. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Sophocles was the Aaron Spelling of ancient Greek world--his plays had all the makings of a modern soap! But archaic translations of his ancient work make it almost impossible to see any of the Melrose Place-like plots! BookCaps can help readers who have struggled in the past with Sophocles classic plays with this modern retelling.
Antigone In Plain and Simple English
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 37. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,270. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Sophocles was the Aaron Spelling of ancient Greek world--his plays had all the makings of a modern soap! But archaic translations of his ancient work make it almost impossible to see any of the Melrose Place-like plots! BookCaps can help readers who have struggled in the past with Sophocles classic plays with this modern retelling.
Antiautoritäre Erziehung. Gedichte
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: German. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » German Poetry
"Wie ein Hund/sitze ich vor meinem Leben/treu." Pointierte, humorvolle, hintersinnige Gedichte - der Debütband von Ingeborg Robles.
Ready Reference Treatise: Oedipus Rex
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 5 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 26. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Oedipus Rex or Oedipus the King is one of the most famous Athenian tragedies by the Greek playwright Sophocles.
The Legacy of Laius
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Primedia eLaunch. Category: Fiction » Classics
Some 2500 years ago, Sophocles, Aeschylus, and even Homer as far back as the 7th or 8th century B.C.E., explored the tragedy known as the Oedipus Cycle. In 467 BCE, Aeschylus won first prize at the City Dionysia with a trilogy about the House of Laius, comprising Laius, Oedipus and Seven against Thebes, the only play which survives.
Edipo a Colono
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: Italian. Published: August 20, 2013 by Michael Hamilton. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Oedipus at Colonus (also Oedipus Coloneus, Ancient Greek: Οἰδίπους ἐπὶ Κολωνῷ, Oidipous epi Kolōnō) is one of the three Theban plays of the Athenian tragedian Sophocles. It was written shortly before Sophocles' death in 406 BC and produced by his grandson (also called Sophocles) at the Festival of Dionysus in 401 BC. In the timeline of the plays, the events of Oedipus at Colonus occur after Oedipu