Robert Fagles Antigone -

amazon com the odyssey 9780140268867 homer robert - the great epic of western literature translated by the acclaimed classicist robert fagles robert fagles winner of the pen ralph manheim medal for translation and a 1996 academy award in literature from the american academy of arts and letters presents us with homer s best loved and most accessible poem in a stunning modern verse translation, the three theban plays antigone oedipus the king - the three theban plays antigone oedipus the king oedipus at colonus sophocles robert fagles on amazon com free shipping on qualifying offers towering over the rest of greek tragedy these 3 plays are among the most enduring and timeless dramas ever written robert fagle s translation conveys all of sophocles lucidity and power the cut and thrust of his dialogue, antigone sophocles play wikipedia - antigone n t n i ann tig nee ancient greek is a tragedy by sophocles written in or before 441 bc of the three theban plays antigone is the third in order of the events depicted in the plays but it is the first that was written the play expands on the theban legend that predates it and it picks up where aeschylus seven against thebes ends