• Title : Antigone (The Theban Plays, #3)

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  • ISBN: 1580493882

  • Format Type: Paperback

  • Number of Pages: 80 pages


Antigone (The Theban Plays, #3) Description

The curse placed on Oedipus lingers and haunts a younger generation in this new and brilliant translation of Sophocles classic drama The daughter of Oedipus and Jocasta, Antigone is an unconventional heroine who pits her beliefs against the King of Thebes in a bloody test of wills that leaves few unharmed Emotions fly as she challenges the king for the right to bury her own brother Determined but doomed, Antigone shows her inner strength throughout the play.Antigone raises issues of law and morality that are just as relevant today as they were than two thousand years ago Whether this is your first reading or your twentieth, Antigone will move you as few pieces of literature can.To make this quintessential Greek drama accessible to the modern reader, this Prestwick House Literary Touchstone Edition includes a glossary of difficult terms, a list of vocabulary words, and convenient sidebar notes By providing these, it is our intention that readers will fully enjoy the beauty, wisdom, and intent of the play..



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thumbnail Title: Antigone (The Theban Plays, #3)
Author:Sophocles
ISBN :1580493882
ranting: 1.5
Reviewer: 7 Reviews
Description: The curse placed on Oedipus lingers and haunts a younger generation in this new and brilliant translation of Sophocles classic drama The daughter of Oedipus and Jocasta, Antigone is an unconventional

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