Synopses & Reviews
Here in one volume are the full texts of the seven extant plays of the Greek playwright Sophocles, regarded by the Greeks of his time as a kind of "tragic Homer." This collection includes the revised and updated translations by Paul Roche of the Oedipus cycle, Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus, and Antigone, as well as all-new translations of Ajax, The Women of Trachis, Electra, and Philocetes.
The full texts of the seven extant plays of Greek playwright Sophocles are collected in one volume and includes revised and updated translations by Roche of the Oedipus cycle--"Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus", and "Antigone"--as well as all-new translations of "Ajax, Electra, Philoctetes", and "The Women of Trachis".
Table of Contents
Ajax -- Electra -- Philoctetes -- The women of Trachis -- Oedipus the King -- Oedipus at Colonus -- Antigone.