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Philoctetes Sophocles Philoctetes, the bowman, is Sophocles' most haunting and ambiguous tragic hero. Does his pain represent the pain to which the world subjects all creative people? How can he keep his simplicity and idealism in a world populated by liars and political opportunists? These age-old existential questions are asked again, and are found to be as relevant as ever.

Synopsis:

Sophocles' age-old existential questions are asked again, and are found to be as relevant as ever.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781870259934
Translator:
Dewhurst, Keith
Author:
Dewhurst, Keith
Author:
Sophocles, E. A.
Author:
Sophocles
Publisher:
Oberon Books
Location:
London
Subject:
Ancient, Classical & Medieval
Subject:
Continental european drama (dramatic works by
Subject:
Sophocles
Subject:
Trojan War
Subject:
Philoctetes
Subject:
General Drama
Subject:
DRAMA / General
Subject:
Greek & Roman
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Absolute Classics
Series Volume:
Nr. 12
Publication Date:
19990931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
56
Dimensions:
8 x 5 x 0.3 in 4.8 oz

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