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Sophocles' Philoktetes (04 Edition)

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This is an English translation of Sophocles tragedy of Philoctetes, an archer who had been abandoned on Lemnos by the rest of the Greek fleet while on the way to Troy. Focus Classical Library provides close translations with notes and essays to provide access to understanding Greek culture.

Synopsis:

A translation in English of this ancient drama, with notes, an introduction, map, and an interpretive essay.

Synopsis:

A new translation into English. Includes a map, notes, interpretative essay.

About the Author

Seth L. Schein is Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of California, Davis. He works mainly on Homeric epic and Attic tragedy, and his interests include literary theory and its history, classical receptions, translation, gender and interpretation, and the literary representation of history and of social institutions and values.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781585100866
Author:
Schein, Seth
Publisher:
Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Company
Translator:
Schein, Seth L.
Author:
Sophocles
Author:
Schein, Seth L.
Subject:
Ancient and Classical
Subject:
Trojan War
Subject:
Philoctetes (Greek mythology)
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Subject:
Greek & Roman
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Focus Classical Library
Publication Date:
20031031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
8.52x7.20x.26 in. .38 lbs.

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