Sophocles, the Oedipus Cycle

Oedipus Rex, Oedipus at Colonus, Antigone

By Sophocles; Robert Fitzgerald (Translator); Dudley Fitts (Translator)
Mariner Books, Paperback, 9780156027649, 272pp.

Publication Date: November 2002

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Description
English versions of Sophocles three great tragedies based on the myth of Oedipus, translated for a modern audience by two gifted poets. Index.



About the Author
Emeritus Regius Professor of Greek, Oxford, Hugh Lloyd-Jones was knighted in 1989.

A freelance writer with a penchant for art history and design. A graduate of Stanford University, he has covered design and architecture for Town & Country magazine.

Dudley Fitts (1903-1968), a renowned poet, critic and translator, authored and translated over 20 books. One of the preeminent twentieth century scholars of Greek literature, his English translations of the ancient Greek classics are much praised for their accessibility and their appeal to contemporary readers.
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