Oedipus the king

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The tragedy of Oedipus who unknowingly slays his father and marries his mother, is one of the mythical cornerstones of Western civilization. This translation bears contemporary players and theatregoers in mind.
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Grouping Title oedipus the king
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Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-01-21 23:07:23PM
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author Sophocles
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subject_facet Blind -- Drama, Classical drama (Tragedy), Getty Center (Los Angeles, Calif.), Greek drama (Tragedy) -- Translations into English, Incest -- Drama, Kings and rulers -- Drama, Oedipus (Greek mythology) -- Drama, Oedipus -- (Greek mythological figure) -- Drama, Parricide -- Drama, Thebes (Greece) -- Drama
title_display Oedipus the king
title_full Oedipus the King, Oedipus the King / Sophocles ; in a new translation by Nicholas Rudall, Oedipus the King / Sophocles ; supplementary material written by Frederic Will ; translated by Bernard Knox, Oedipus the King / Sophocles ; translated and introduced by Bernard Knox, Oedipus the king / Sophocles ; translated by Stephen Berg and Diskin Clay, Oedipus the king [electronic resource] / Sophocles, Oedipus the king [electronic resource]Sophocles Sophocles.
title_short Oedipus the king
topic_facet Blind, Classical drama (Tragedy), Drama, Fiction, Greek drama (Tragedy), Incest, Kings and rulers, Oedipus, Oedipus (Greek mythology), Parricide, Translations into English