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The Essence of Ancient Tragedy: Presented in Lectures on Aesthetics Concerning the Two Oedipus Plays of Sophocles in General and the Antigone in Particular
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,210. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Idealism
An elaboration of Hegel's interpretation of Sophocles' Antigone by one of Hegel's own students, first published in German in 1827.
Antigone (Director's Playboook Edition)
You set the price! Words: 11,340. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Director's Playbook Editions help artists turn playscripts into productions, providing the interested reader with useful information, summaries and charts. As well as the full text, this book contains: *A 'Production Cheatsheet' *Information about the playwright *Descriptions of characters, setting, props, etc. *And more...
Antigone by Sophocles: A Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 21. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Drama
Need help understanding Antigone? This Guide puts this third play in the trilogy by Sophocles in context. Included in the guide is the structure of Greek plays, background information on Greece, central issues of the play, its themes, questions to deepen your understanding for each section of the play. a familiarization with literary terms activity and two graphics.
Lazarus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 249,790. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Screenplays » Drama
An avant garde update of a classic Greek tragedy.... A challenging but altogether cutting-edge, first-rate magnum opus by an up-and-coming author. --Kirkus Discoveries
Edipo a Colono
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: Italian. Published: August 20, 2013 by Michael Hamilton. Categories: 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
Antigone (Sophocles): Review Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This eBook is a short and concise review guide of Antigone by Sophocles. The review includes a short summary of the whole novel, major themes in the novel and explanations of those themes relations to the book, a character guide with brief details on the characters, and chapter reviews written in bullet point that go into more detail than the book summary.
Antigone In Texas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Sophocles classic Greek tragedy is retold in the time of the Texas War against Mexico. Antigone, one of two remaining sisters of the incestuous marriage of their father and his mother, decides to bury her beaten and disgraced brother, the general and emperor of Mexico, against the orders of her uncle, General Creon.
Ready Reference Treatise: Oedipus Rex
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 5 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 26. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » College Guides
Oedipus Rex or Oedipus the King is one of the most famous Athenian tragedies by the Greek playwright Sophocles.
The Oedipus Trilogy In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 34. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,850. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: 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.
The Eternal Return: Oedipus, The Tempest, Forbidden Planet
Series: Tales of the Mythic World, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 33,850. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Essay » Literature
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.