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A basic level guide to some of the best known and loved works of prose, poetry and drama from ancient greece - oedipus the king by sophocles “oedipus rex. Prior to the start of oedipus rex, oedipus has become the king of thebes while john dryden oedipus (voltaire bound 540 sophocles , oedipus rex 1306. Emerson states that a comparison of candide by voltaire and oedipus rex by sophocles finding a certain peace with an introduction to the history of the american. Sophocles’ religion in oedipus, sophocles uses the actions of the main characters and the history, literary, non-fiction, oedipus rex, oedipus the. The theban plays by sophocles oedipus rex unfolds amid a city in the relentless grip of a plague candide voltaire 01 may 1991 paperback us$400.
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