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Studies on the text of Sophocles.

R. D. Dawe

Studies on the text of Sophocles.

by R. D. Dawe

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Published by Brill in Leiden .
Written in English

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  • Sophocles.

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    Examines Ajax, Electra, Oedipus Tyrannus.

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    Open LibraryOL21015363M
    ISBN 109004037683

    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 Born: / BCE, Colonus, Attica. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

    Studies on the Text of Sophocles. Pp. v+ Oxford: Clarendon Press, ? Since the appearance of Pearson's OCT in , the researches of Turyn and Dawe have greatly advanced understanding of the manuscript tradition. Dawe's two This book is the first in a series called ' Hermeneutic Commentaries', whose general.   Sophocles was born at Colonus, just outside Athens, in BC, and lived ninety long life spanned the rise and decline of the Athenian Empire; he was a friend of Pericles, and though not an active politician he held several public offices, both military and civil/5(25).

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Studies on the text of Sophocles by R. D. Dawe Download PDF EPUB FB2

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dawe, R.D. (Roger David). Studies on the text of Sophocles. Leiden, Brill, Get this from a library. Studies on the text of Sophocles. [R D Dawe] -- Vol. 1 deals with the manuscripts in general, and the texts of Ajax, Electra, and Oedipus Rex; v.

2 gives detailed collations for Ajax, Electra and Oedipus Rex. Search this site: Humanities. Architecture and Environmental Design; Art History. Studies on the Text of Sophocles. Author: Formerly Regius Professor of Greek and Student Hugh Lloyd-Jones,Hugh Lloyd-Jones,Nigel Guy Wilson,University Lecturer in Classical Languages and Fellow N G Wilson.

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand ISBN: N.A Category: Greek drama Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» "The editors' approach is remarkably fresh.

Sophoclea: Studies in the Text of Sophocles 1st Edition by Sir Hugh Lloyd-Jones (Author), N. Wilson (Author) ISBN Cited by: He proceeds by a detailed study of what Sophocles wrote, by close attention to form and recurrent themes, and especially by close analysis of a number of choral odes.

Students of Greek drama will find that this detailed study provides invaluable insights into the meaning of the by: Sophoclea: Studies on the Text of Sophocles Sir Hugh Lloyd-Jones and N.

Wilson (eds) Publisher: Oxford University Press. Considered by many the greatest of the classic Greek tragedies, Oedipus Rex is Sophocles' finest play and a work of extraordinary power and resonance. Aristotle considered it a masterpiece of dramatic construction and refers to it frequently in the Poetics.

In presenting the story of King Oedipus and the tragedy that ensues when he discovers he has inadvertently killed his father /5(). 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 Characters: Orestes, Electra, Chrysothemis, old. 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. 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. Search metadata Search text contents Search TV news captions Search archived web sites Advanced Search. upload UPLOAD; studies on the text of Sophocles by Lloyd-Jones, Hugh. Publication date Topics Sophocles -- Criticism, Textual Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : Sophocles has books on Goodreads with ratings. Sophocles’s most popular book is Oedipus Rex (The Theban Plays, #1). Sophocles (sŏf´əklēz), c BC– BC, Greek tragic dramatist, younger contemporary of Aeschylus and older contemporary of Euripides, s, near Athens.

A man of wealth, charm, and genius, Sophocles was given posts of responsibility in peace and in war by the Athenians. Oedipus Rex is the greatest of the Greek tragedies, a profound meditation on the human condition.

The story of the mythological king, who is doomed to kill his father and marry his mother, has resonated in world culture for almost 2, years. But Sophocles’ drama as originally performed was much more than a great story—it was a superb poetic script and exciting Reviews: 1.

He also taught at Yale University, becoming a full professor inand became the founding director of Harvard's Center for Hellenic Studies, a position he held until He was an authority on the works of Sophocles and his first book was Oedipus at Thebes: Sophocles' Tragic Hero and His Time ()/5(2).

Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. RL — Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details; provide an.

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From stories of ancient cultures to current events, this comprehensive digital. Sophocles. Text of the Seven Plays. Sophocles $ Poems and Miscellaneous Pieces: With a Free Translation of the Oedipus Tyrannus of Sophocles.

Sophocles $ The Tragedies of Sophocles: In English Prose. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable. About Sophocles: Oedipus Tyrannus.

This edition of Oedipus Tyrannus is abridged from the full edition and differs mainly in the omission of an English contains an introduction, the Greek text and commentary in English. The full editions of all the plays, including Oedipus Tyrannus, are also available from Bristol Classical Press.

"Sophocles' text is inexhaustibly actual. It is also, at many points, challenging and remote from us. The Gibbons-Segal translation, with its rich annotations, conveys both the difficulties and the formidable immediacy. The choral odes, so vital to Sophocles' purpose, have never been rendered with finer energy and insight.

Exhaustive and authoritative, this acclaimed book combines biography and detailed studies of Sophocles' plays, all set in the rich context of classical Greek tragedy and the political, social, religious, and cultural world of Athens's greatest age, the fifth century.

Sophocles was the commanding figure of his day.Sophocles' ANTIGONE Complete. Translated by F. Storr. From the Loeb Library Edition, Originally published by Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA and William Heinemann Ltd, London.

First published in Sophocles Bilingual Anthology Studies Sophocles in Print.Translation by F. Storr, BA. Former Scholar of Trinity College, Cambridge. ARGUMENT: Antigone, daughter of Oedipus, the late king of Thebes, in defiance of Creon who rules in his stead, resolves to bury her brother Polyneices, slain in his attack on Thebes.