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Sophocles: Antigone (Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics)by Sophocles
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In this new edition of Sophocles' tragedy Antigone, Mark Griffith combines sophisticated literary and cultural interpretation with close attention to language, meter, and issues of performance, and thus makes the play more fully available to readers of Greek than ever before. The introduction requires no knowledge of Greek and will interest all students of drama and literature.
A text of and commentary on Sophocles' tragedy Antigone.
A text of and commentary on Sophocles' tragedy "Antigone".
The Greek text of Sophocles' play Antigone, preceded by a full introduction, and followed by a detailed commentary which provides help with language, metre and cultural references and is also concerned with issues of performance.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 356-362) and indexes.
Table of Contents
Introduction: 1. Sophocles and Athens; 2. The story of Antigone; 3. Structure, dramatic technique, style; 4. The production; 5. The meaning of the play; 6. The transmission of the text; Antigone; Commentary.
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