Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-22 - Publisher: Charles River Editors via PublishDrive
Skyros Publishing is dedicated to reproducing the finest books ever written and letting readers of all ages experience a classic for the first time or revisit a past favorite. Antigone, a tragedy written by Sophocles, is the last of the classic Oedipus Rex plays.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-19 - Publisher: Penguin UK
'It's a dreadful thing to yield...but resist now? Lay my pride bare to the blows of ruin? That's dreadful too.' The remarkable story of Greek tragedy's most intrepid heroine. Introducing Little Black Classics: 80 books for Penguin's 80th birthday. Little Black Classics celebrate the huge range and diversity of Penguin
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-25 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Antigone is Sophocles' masterpiece, a seminal influence on a wide range of theatrical, literary, and intellectual traditions. This volume sets the play in the contexts of its mythical background, its performance, its relation to contemporary culture and thought, and its rich reception history. But its main aim is to encourage
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Getty Publications
The enduring story of Antigone--the Greek princess who braved the wrath of a king and sacrificed her own life in order to honor her slain brother--is retold here for contemporary readers. Through the words of the blind prophet Teiresias, we watch the inevitable tragedy unfold as Antigone discovers that her