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The Plays of Sophocles - Commentaries 2

The Trachiniae

by J. C. Kamerbeek

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Plays & playwrights: classical, early & medieval,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • Ancient (Classical) Greek,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient and Classical,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9075113M
    ISBN 109004011994
    ISBN 109789004011991
    OCLC/WorldCa141382006

    The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Sophocles. Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Sophocles: Ajax, trans. by R. C. Jebb (HTML at Perseus) Sophocles: Ajax, trans. by Ian Johnston (Javascript-dependent Flash with commentary at Richer Resources Publications) Sophocles: The Ajax of Sophocles (London: G. Allen and Unwin, c), trans. by R. C. Trevelyan. Ruby Blondell is Professor of Classics at the University of Washington in Seattle. She has published widely on Greek literature and philosophy, and the reception of myth in popular culture. Her books include The Play of Character in Plato's Dialog.

    CliffsNotes on Sophocles Oedipus Trilogy Book Summary: The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. Buy a cheap copy of The Philoctetes of Sophocles book by Sophocles. Based on the conviction that only translators who write poetry themselves can properly re-create the celebrated and timeless tragedies of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Free shipping over $/5(3).

      The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles: Oedipus the King; Oedipus at Colonus; Antigone Oedipus the King Oedipus the King, also known by its Latin title Oedipus Rex, is an Athenian tragedy by Sophocles that was first performed about BC. It was the second in order of Sophocles's composition of his three Theban Plays dealing with : Penguin Publishing Group. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Classic Commentaries: Sophocles - Plays - Electra by R. C. Jebb and Sophocles (, Paperback, New Edition) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!


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The Plays of Sophocles - Commentaries 2 by J. C. Kamerbeek Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. The plays of Sophocles: commentaries: part 2, the Trachiniae. [J C Kamerbeek]. The plays of Sophocles;: Commentaries Unknown Binding – January 1, by J.

C Kamerbeek (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Unknown Binding, "Please retry" Author: J. C Kamerbeek. Sophocles' Ajax describes the fall of a mighty warrior denied the honour which he believed was his due.

This new edition of the play presents a text and critical apparatus which take full advantage of recent advances in our understanding of Sophoclean manuscripts and scholarship.5/5(1).

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SOPHOCLES' first victory in the dramatic competitions at the festival of Dionysus came in B.C. He would have been between twenty-five and thirty.

The Plays of Sophocles - Commentaries 2 book For the next sixty years and more he wrote and directed over a hundred plays, seven of which survive. His last, the Oedipus at Colonus, was produced posthumously in B.C., five years after his.

Sophocles, the son of Sophilus, was a wealthy member of the rural deme (small community) of Hippeios Colonus in Attica, which was to become a setting for one of his plays, and he was probably born there.

Sophocles was born a few years before the Battle of Marathon in BC: the exact year is unclear, although /6 is the most likely. Sophocles was born into a wealthy family (his father was Born: / BCE, Colonus, Attica.

His first plays were written later than those of Aeschylus, and earlier than or contemporary with those of Euripides. Sophocles wrote over plays during the course of his life, but only seven have survived in a complete form: Ajax, Antigone, The Women of Trachis, Oedipus Rex, Electra, Philoctetes and Oedipus at.

Sophocles: The plays and fragments. Part III. The Antigone. 3d ed. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge Univ. Press. E-mail Citation» Out of date in many respects, but a classic, and the most recent large commentary on the play.

Offers a translation too. Reprinted as Sophocles. Plays. These plays (The 4 extant plays outside of the Theban Plays)are a testament to this fact. While the "Women of Trachis" is perhaps weak, the other three plays are all knockouts.

Sophocles' treatment of the Electra myth is worth getting this copy of translations alone. Quite good, and highly recommended to people interested in Greek Tragedy/5. Sophocles is thought to have written over plays, but only seven fully survive today: Ajax, Antigone, Trachinian Women, Oedipus the King, Electra, Philoctetes, and Oedipus at Colonus.

Trackers, a satyr play, exists only as a line lean dramas typically focus on a few characters and highlight their determined natures and strong qualities which, eventually, lead them to tragedy.

The Oedipus Cycle: Oedipus Rex, Oedipus at Colonus, Antigone. by Sophocles. Ratings Reviews published editions. Antigone commentary (10 mb pdf, 1st ed.) 23 June The link above contains the 1st ed.

of the commentary Sophocles' Antigone: Greek Text with Facing Vocabulary and Commentary. This page book is now available for $ on 2. Antigone student translation sheets .pdf.5 mb) revised 14 June 15 Each x 11 inch page includes 20 lines of the Greek text triple-spaced with.

Richard Claverhouse Jebb (), Regius Professor of Greek and Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, was one of the foremost classicists of the Victorian era. His editions of Sophocles' plays appeared between and They are distinguished by the sensitivity of Jebb's literary and dramatic interpretations, and the neat translation facing the Greek text.

They have had a profound. The most celebrated plays of ancient Athens in vivid and dynamic newtranslations by award-winningpoets Robert Bagg and James Scully.

The dominant Athenian playwright in fifth-century-BCE Athens, Sophocles left us seven powerful dramas that still shock as they render the violence that erupts within divinity and humankind/5(11). Editions and Commentaries Choosing a good critical edition of this play is vital since the text of the manuscripts of Sophocles is quite corrupt, which leaves a lot of work for the editor.

Some editions contain a text accompanied by a commentary explaining the editor’s decisions, and also exploring the play as a work of dramatic literature.

This is one of the seven plays of Sophocles in the full editions by R.C. Jebb, now reprinted in affordable paperback versions. In this set, each volume contains a foreword by P.E. Easterling, concerned with the editor and his contribution to Sophoclean scholarship; there follows an introduction by a noted Sophoclean scholar dealing with Jebb's treatment of the individual play and its value for.

Sophocles ( – ) Sophocles-by-sophocles/work/' >Sophocles ( BC or BC- BC) was one of the three great ancient Greek tragedians, together with Aeschylus and Euripides. According to the Suda he wrote plays; in the dramatic competitions of the Festival of Dionysus (where each submission by one playwright consisted of four plays, three Tragedies and a semi-comic satyr.

Electra or Elektra (Ancient Greek: Ἠλέκτρα, Ēlektra) is a Greek tragedy by date is not known, but various stylistic similarities with the Philoctetes ( BC) and the Oedipus at Colonus ( BC) lead scholars to suppose that it was written towards the end of Sophocles' career.

Set in the city of Argos a few years after the Trojan War, it recounts the tale of Electra and Characters: Orestes, Electra, Chrysothemis, old. The Complete Plays of Sophocles by Sophocles in CHM, DJVU, FB2 download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader. All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by.

The Plays of Sophocles: CommentariesVolume 4 Oedipus Tyrannus by J. Kamerbeek,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(1). In his more modest aim ‘to bring tragic fragments into the mainstream by making all the lost plays fully accessible’ (p.

2) he is more successful, and for this the book can be warmly welcomed. Notes. 1. See M. L. West, ZPE (), 2. See F. Queyrel, BMCR ; M. Cropp, BMCR 3. See W. Luppe, ZPE (), The greatest of the Greek tragedians, Sophocles wrote over plays.

Only the seven works in this volume have survived intact. From the complex drama of Antigone, the heroine willing to sacrifice life and love for a principle, to the mythic doom embodied by Oedipus, the uncommonly good man brought down by the gods, Sophocles possessed a tragic vision that, in Matthew Arnold's phrase, saw Format: Paperback.Discover Book Depository's huge selection of J C Kamerbeek books online.

Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. The Plays of Sophocles: CommentariesVolume 4 Oedipus Tyrannus. J. C. Kamerbeek. 16 Jun Hardback. unavailable. Notify me.