Aias

A New Translation
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Author(s): Sophocles
Genre: Drama, Classics
Original Publish Date: Aug 07, 2012
Product Number: EB00268272
Released: Apr 08, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780062132154
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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Description

Among the most celebrated plays of ancient Athens, Aias 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 James Scully. Still powerful and remarkably timely thousands of years after its creation, Aias is the moving story of a soldier returning home victorious from the Trojan War, only to discover he has lost his life's purpose. This is Sophocles, vibrant and alive, for a new generation.

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