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Antigone ; Oedipus the king ; Electra / Sophocles ; translated by H.D.F. Kitto ; edited with an introduction and notes by Edith Hall.

By: Sophocles.
Contributor(s): Kitto, H. D. F. (Humphrey Davy Findley) | Hall, Edith, 1959-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press): Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1998Description: xliv, 178 p. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 0192835882; 9780192835888.Contained works: Sophocles. Oidipous Tyrannos. trans. Kitto. English | Sophocles. Antigone. English | Sophocles. Ēlektra. trans. Kitto. English.DDC classification: 882.01 Online resources: WorldCat details | e-Book Fulltext Summary: Summary: Love and loyalty; hatred and revenge; fear, deprivation and political ambition: the motives which thrust the characters portrayed in these three Sophoclean tales onto their collision course with catastrophe. Each demonstrates Sophocles' innovation - the development of the central tragic figure.
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This trans. first publ. 1962.

Originally published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1994 as a World's Classics paperback.

Bibliography on p. xxxix-xliii.

Summary:
Love and loyalty; hatred and revenge; fear, deprivation and political ambition: the motives which thrust the characters portrayed in these three Sophoclean tales onto their collision course with catastrophe. Each demonstrates Sophocles' innovation - the development of the central tragic figure.

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