Oedipus at Kolonos

A New Translation
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Author(s): Sophocles
Genre: Drama, Classics
Original Publish Date: Aug 07, 2012
Product Number: EB00237101
Released: Mar 20, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780062132116
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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Description

Among the most celebrated plays of ancient Athens, oedipus at Kolonos is one of seven surviving dramas by the great Greek playwright, Sophocles, now available from Harper Perennial in a vivid and dynamic new translation by award-winning poet Robert Bagg. oedipus at Kolonos continues the story of Thebes's tragic, now-blinded hero in the last days of his life, as he attempts to answer for his shocking crimes of incest and patricide, and seeks forgiveness before his impending death. This is Sophocles, vibrant and alive, for a new generation.

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