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Sophocles

Sophocles was an ancient Greek playwright, the writer of Oedipus Rex and Antigone, among other classic works.

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The Throne of Labdacus

Gjertrud Schnackenberg

Winner of the 2001 Los Angeles Times Book Prize in Poetry.A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 2000.The first warning passing through Thebes--As small a soundAs...

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Alcestis

Euripedes; Translated and Adapted by Ted Hughes

In the years before his death at age sixty-eight in 1998, Hughes translated several classical works with great energy and ingenuity. His Tales from Ovid was called "one of the great works...

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Aristotle's Poetics

Aristotle; Translated by S. H. Butcher; Introduction by Francis Fergusson

Introduced by Francis Fergusson, the Poetics, written in the fourth century B.C., is still an essential study of the art of drama, indeed the most fundamental one we have. It has been used...

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The Cure at Troy

Seamus Heaney

The Cure at Troy is Seamus Heaney's version of Sophocles' Philoctetes. Written in the fifth century BC, this play concerns the predicament of the outcast hero, Philoctetes, whom...

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