An elegant and touching portrait, the last play written by Greek tragedian, Sophocles, focuses on the challenges faced by the wandering blind king Oedipus, approaching his end with a tranquility earned through a lifetime of suffering for his unwitting sins. Download it now!
By Greek tragedian, Sophocles. Son of Poias in Greek mythology, Philoctetes by gift acquired the bow and arrow of Hercules, by lighting the pyre on which the hero was consumed alive. On his way to the Trojan War, Philoctetes was bitten by a snake; and because the odor from his wound and his cries...
Considered to be one of Ibsen`s greatest theatrical successes above all in German theaters, Pillars of Society are said to have been staged at no fewer than 27 theaters in Germany and Austria by the end of 1878! Download it now!
This edition is based on the only surviving text--the 1633 Quarto that has been carefully examined and shown to be more authentic and reliable than those that earlier scholars were prepared to allow. Download it today!
In this fully annotated edition, the editor has devoted utmost attention to the stage action and verses. Many new textual error emendations are included; and improvements in stage direction are either introduced or proposed. Download it now!